Jacob Sadikman

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

Jake Sadikman is a partner in the Energy and Infrastructure Group at the law firm of Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP. His practice focuses on commercial aspects of the electricity sector, specializing in procurement, development, finance, construction and M&A matters relating to electricity generation, distribution and transmission assets. Jake is also active in the firm’s Derivatives Group, focusing on trading and marketplace activity matters for commodities and derivatives products. Jake is also active in the firm’s Climate Change Group and is experienced in various emissions trading and renewable energy credit trading markets and associated regulations.  Jake has acted for the IESO (previously the Ontario Power Authority) on a number of its most significant procurement initiatives, including on the initial version of the renewable energy Feed-in Tariff Program, on replacement contracts for Ontario’s legacy non-utility generators, on contract implications of Ontario’s greenhouse gas cap-and-trade regulations, on the IESO’s 2015 utility-scale energy storage RFP, and on energy supply contracts for projects developed by OPG. Jake has served as a director of the Canadian Solar Industries Association and regularly acts for owners and lenders on renewable energy projects across Canada.