Henry "Hank" Banta is an attorney with Lobel, Novins & Lamont where he primarily practices federal energy law. Previously, he served as Counsel to the Senate Judiciary Committee and the Senate Subcommittee on Antitrust and Monopoly. Mr. Banta also worked at the Federal Trade Commission where he was staff attorney and attorney-advisor to the Chairman of the Commission. Prior to that he was a lieutenant in the U.S. Army. Mr. Banta received both his B.S. and law degree from Georgetown University.