Anne Harkavy is the deputy general counsel for litigation and enforcement for the U.S. Department of Energy. In that role, she oversees all litigation involving the Department, as well as the Department’s energy efficiency standards enforcement program. Prior to joining the Department of Energy in 2013, she was a partner at the law firm of WilmerHale LLP, where she was vice chair of the firm’s government and regulatory litigation group and represented clients in congressional investigations and in trial and appellate litigation with public policy dimensions.
Anne served as deputy national counsel in 2004 for John Kerry’s presidential campaign and as a senior legal advisor to Barack Obama’s presidential campaigns in 2008 and 2012.
Anne began her legal career as a clerk to the Honorable Paul V. Niemeyer of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit. She received her JD cum laude from Harvard Law School and her AB magna cum laude in Government from Harvard University. Anne is a native of Greensboro, North Carolina and attended TIP all four summers.