Duke-American Transmission Co.

We bring together the strengths of two leading electric industry companies to build, own and operate new electric transmission facilities throughout North America.

Chris Zibart


Chris Zibart is secretary of Duke American Transmission Company and also serves as Deputy General Counsel at American Transmission Co., in charge of state regulatory matters. Zibart joined ATC in 2010 as a managing attorney and handled ATC’s FERC and NERC matters.

Prior to joining ATC, Zibart worked for 25 years in the Chicago offices of law firms  Hopkins & Sutter and Foley & Lardner. Zibart has more than 15 years of experience representing utilities and energy companies in all areas of utility regulation, including routing and siting transmission facilities, rates, and reliability standards. 

Zibart has an undergraduate degree in economics and geography from Miami University (Ohio), and a law degree from the University of Illinois.