Paul G. Afonso
Strategic Advisory Board member
Paul Afonso is the former General Counsel and Chairman of the Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities. He served as a member of the National Association of Regulatory Commissioners and as President of the New England Conference of Public Utility Commissioners. Paul served as Chairman of the Massachusetts Department of Telecommunications and Energy (DTE) from 2003 to 2005, and remained on the DTE board as a commissioner until joining Brown Rudnick in June 2006. Currently, Mr. Afonso is a Partner at Brown Rudnick where he is the Practice Leader of the firm’s Boston Government Law and Strategies Group. He is a graduate of Boston College and the Georgetown University Law Center.