Glenn Zacher

Glenn Zacher Partner

Glenn Zacher

Education

  • University of British Columbia (LL.B. 1993)
  • Queen’s University (Honours B.A. 1988)

Bar Admission

  • British Columbia, 1994
  • Ontario, 2000
Representative Work
  • OEB in successful appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada restoring OEB’s decision to disallow rate recovery by Ontario Power Generation of C$145M in collective bargaining related costs.
  • ITC Holdings in obtaining NEB certificate and other approvals to construct first merchant transmission project to connect to the Ontario system and the first transmission link between Ontario and PJM market in Mid-Atlantic and Midwest states.
  • Capstone Infrastructure in successful proceedings before Ontario Superior Court, Court of Appeal and Supreme Court of Canada, in complex litigation concerning cost index contained in long-term power purchase agreements.
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Accolades
  • Chambers Canada 2017 as a leading lawyer in Energy: Power (Regulatory), with clients noting he is “a very fine lawyer”.
  • Chambers Global 2017 as a leading lawyer in Energy: Power (Regulatory).
  • Benchmark Canada: The Definitive Guide to Canada’s Leading Litigation Firms and Attorneys 2017 in Energy and Natural Resources.
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Speaking Engagements
  • “Tribunal Standing: When Can a Tribunal Participate in Judicial Review Proceedings”, Ontario Bar Association, Keeping up Appearances: Parties, Interveners and Experts in Administrative Proceedings, February 2017.
  • “Enforcing Market Rules: New Challenges”, Energy Bar Association, Third Annual Canadian Program, Toronto, November 2016, (moderator/speaker).
  • “How to Implement Regional Energy Strategy that Balances Climate, Energy, Infrastructure, Supply and Economic Growth”, New England-Canada Business Council, 24tht Annual U.S.-Canada Energy Trade & Technology Conference, Boston, November 2016, (moderator/speaker).
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