Ryan Long

Ryan Long

Interim General Counsel, Xcel Energy


  • Grinnell College, B.A.
  • Cornell Law School, J.D.

Ryan Long serves as interim General Counsel at Xcel Energy, responsible for the company’s law department and overall legal strategy. Ryan joined Xcel Energy in 2015, most recently serving as Vice President and Deputy General Counsel where he managed the Federal and State Regulatory, Environmental and Real Estate legal teams.

Before working for Xcel Energy, Ryan was a litigator at Faegre Baker Daniels in Minneapolis and Cravath Swaine & Moore in New York City. He is a graduate of Grinnell College and Cornell Law School.

Energy and Utility Law