General Counsel, Navajo Tribal Utility Authority

Since 2013, Arash N. Moalemi has managed the legal team of the NTUA, the largest tribally owned and operated multi-utility entity in the United States. The NTUA’s service territory is over 27 thousand square miles, spreading across northern Arizona, northwestern New Mexico and a small portion of southeastern Utah (roughly equal to the size of the state of West Virginia).

Mr. Moalemi obtained his degree in Business Administration, Operations Management from California State University Fullerton  and later earned his Juris Doctorate from Florida Coastal School of Law. He is licensed to practice law in CA, AZ, NM, UT and the Navajo Nation. Mr. Moalemi serves on the Board of the Colorado River Energy Distributors Association, the Transmission and Access Policy Study Group and is the voting member of the American Public Power Association Legislative and Regulatory Committee. He has spent his entire 10 years legal career serving his Navajo people.