Robin Sirett* is a partner in our Business Law Group in Vancouver. His practice is focused on regulatory law matters and commercial transactions in the energy field.
Robin's practice involves a broad range of regulatory and commercial work involving pipelines, natural gas and electric utilities and energy projects, including LNG projects. He provides regulatory advice to pipeline companies, distribution utilities, midstream service providers, power generators, investors, lenders and industrial and end-use customers. He has represented applicants and intervenors in numerous revenue requirement, cost of capital, toll design and tariff proceedings and major project applications before the National Energy Board and the British Columbia Utilities Commission. He represents the owner of the largest natural gas pipeline system in British Columbia on a regular basis on a broad range of regulatory matters and related business transactions.
Robin has experience in all aspects of energy project development, including advising on project ownership and financing structures, tolling and tariff issues and federal and provincial project approval and permitting processes, including environmental review processes, negotiating and preparing various project-related agreements, including ownership and operating agreements and energy supply and transmission contracts, and assisting with the preparation of project approval applications.
Robin received his B.Comm (Hons.) from the University of Manitoba in 1980 and his LLB from the University of British Columbia in 1983. He was called to the British Columbia bar.
Awards & Rankings
The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory
Leading Lawyer: Energy (Electricity); Energy (Oil & Gas)
Lexpert Special Edition: Energy
Lexpert Special Edition: Infrastructure
Who's Who Legal: Energy
Who’s Who Legal: Canada
Leading Lawyer in the area of energy
The Best Lawyers in Canada
Leading Lawyer: Energy Regulatory Law
Best Lawyers in Canada - Lawyer of the Year
Energy Regulatory Law “Lawyer of the Year” in Vancouver