Energy & Infrastructure
Environment & Climate Change
Renewable Energy & Clean Technology
Mergers & Acquisitions
Year of Call
University of Victoria J.D. (BC), 1998
Université Laval (QC) – LL.B., 1997
Université de Nice-Sophia Antipolis – (France) Maîtrise en droit privé 1993
Université de Nice-Sophia Antipolis – (France) Licence en droit privé 1991
Université de Nice-Sophia Antipolis – (France) DEUG en droit privé 1990
Robert Carillo, Counsel
Robert Carillo is a senior corporate commercial lawyer with over 15 years of experience across both big law and in-house environments in New York, Toronto and Hong Kong.
Robert has specialized experience in corporate finance and energy law with a specific focus on solar and wind energy. Robert’s breadth of experience includes work in matters relating to commercial, corporate, equity and debt financing, private placements, M&A, joint ventures and strategic alliances. He has also advised companies on all aspects of general business and corporate/securities law, and is well versed in the negotiation and drafting of various commercial agreements.
Robert has represented various Canadian, American and international developers in transactions for the development, construction and operation of major solar and wind parks in North America and Overseas.
Robert is a member of the Law Society of Ontario and holds an LL.B. in Civil Law from Laval University, a J.D. in Common Law from the University of Victoria, and an LL.M. from the Université de Nice-Sophia Antipolis (Nice, France). In addition, he holds an Advanced Degree in Economics from the University of Nice-Sophia Antipolis.
Robert served as a board member for various public and private companies, including EDF-EN, SWEF LP, BridgePoint Group and Centro Renewables Holding Limited (Hong Kong).
Robert is a frequent speaker in the United States, South America, Australia and China. He is fluent in French, English, Italian, and conversant in Spanish.
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