Robin M. Rotman

Associate

202.298.1836

rmr@vnf.com

Assistant

1050 Thomas Jefferson Street NW
Seventh Floor
Washington, DC 20007
  • Assists a $1 billion+ federal public-private partnership that is developing a commercial-scale carbon capture and storage coal-fired plant.
  • Negotiates power sales agreements (WSPP, EEI, and ISDA) on behalf of the first Native American tribes to own and operate a major hydropower project.
  • Represents a leading solar systems provider on procurement and power sales contracts.
  • Provides the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes licensing and compliance counsel for the 190 MW Kerr hydroelectric project. Represents independent power producers in Federal Energy Regulatory Commission proceedings (e.g., market-based rate authority, cost recovery, interconnection issues, and settlement judge proceedings).
  • Counsels offerors and carriers of energy products and hazardous materials and provides representation before the Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration and the Federal Railroad Administration.
  • Advises the community development fund of an Alaska Native Corporation that is establishing a revolving microloan program for environmentally-sustainable businesses.

Publications

Presentations

Association of Transportation Law Professionals 88th Annual Meeting

Presenter, "Modal Updates: Contributing Editors of the Association Highlights newsletter - HazMat Update"
Austin, TX
06/25/2017

Association of Transportation Law Professionals 87th Annual Meeting

Presenter, "Modal Updates: Contributing Editors of the Association Highlights newsletter - HazMat Update"
New Orleans, LA
06/19/2016

Association of Transportation Law Professionals 86th Annual Meeting

Presenter - Modal Updates: Contributing Editors of the Association Highlights newsletter - HazMat Update
Association of Transportation Law Professionals
Boston, MA
06/27/2015

National Geothermal Summit

Presenter, "EPA’s Clean Power Plan: Implications and Opportunities for the Geothermal Industry"
Geothermal Energy Association
Reno, NV
08/06/2014