Robert Lamkin

McDermott Will & Emery



Rob Lamkin represents energy trading firms, electric power generators, renewables project developers and other energy industry participants in energy trading and energy regulatory matters, including matters relating to compliance with CFTC regulation of swaps under the Dodd-Frank Act. Rob regularly represents clients in a variety of wholesale and retail energy trading matters, including negotiation of structured physical and financial hedging and other structured energy transactions utilizing bespoke contract forms as well as industry standard energy trading documentation (International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA), Edison Electric Institute (EEI), North American Energy Standards Board (NAESB) and Western System Power Pool (WSPP) master agreements). Rob also regularly advises clients on energy management agreements, asset management agreements and other agreements related to power production and energy trading. Rob also provides legal counsel to clients in a variety of federal and state regulatory matters, including issues arising under the Federal Power Act, the Public Utility Holding Company Act, the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act and the Commodity Exchange Act as amended by the Title VII of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.