Aird & Berlis LLP
Ron Clark is a partner and a member of Aird & Berlis LLP’s Corporate/Commercial Group and Energy Team. Ron’s corporate/commercial practice includes advising corporations, financial institutions, municipalities and individuals on commercial agreements, asset and share purchase transactions, mergers and acquisitions, private placements and secured lending transactions in the power sector.
Ron’s energy practice involves counselling stakeholder groups, retailers, distributors and generators on legislative and policy matters relating to electricity markets. He has been retained in connection with power procurement arrangements, development of generation and cogeneration facilities and the Ontario government’s clean energy supply and renewable energy supply RFPs and contracts. He has been involved in electricity restructuring in Iraq, Saudi Arabia, Ghana, Albania, Macedonia and the Regional Southeast European market. He has also chaired the Ontario Energy Association’s Task Force on Ontario’s proposed electricity legislation.
Ron is a co-author of Energy Regulation in Ontario: Electricity (Lexis/Nexis) and has been recognized as a leading lawyer in Energy by The Legal 500 Canada, Chambers Global: The World’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Chambers Canada: Canada’s Leading Lawyers for Business, Legal Media Group’s Guide to the World’s Leading Energy and Natural Resource Lawyers and The Canadian Legal Lexpert Directory. He is also an instructor of Osgoode Hall Law School’s Professional Graduate Program in Energy and Infrastructure Law.
Ron holds a B.A. in Political Services from Carleton University, and LL.B. from Osgoode Hall Law School of York University and an LL.M. from New York University School of Law.