Seán C. O'Neill
Partner

McCarthy Tétrault LLP

66 Wellington St W, Suite 5300, TD Bank Twr
Toronto, ON M5K 1E6
Phone: (416) 601-7699
Fax: (416) 868-0673
E-mail: soneill@mccarthy.ca
 
 
 

Partner in the firm’s Toronto office and Head of the National Power Group. Has significant experience representing acquirers, investors and developers of a variety of power assets, including generation facilities representing most of Canada’s supply mix (nuclear, hydroelectric, natural gas, landfill gas, wind, solar and biomass) and regulated transmission and distribution infrastructure. Has assisted financial institutions and borrowers on project financings of renewable energy projects across Canada and in the US. Regularly assists clients with complex project development matters, including advising on joint venture and regulatory arrangements. Negotiates commercial agreements in the sector, including power purchase agreements, service contracts and conservation and demand management agreements. Listed in Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business in energy: power and in Who’s Who Legal 100 in energy. Admitted to the Ontario Bar in 1997.


Year Called to the Bar:1997 (ON)
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