Jessica-Ann Buchta  


Executive Summary

Jessica-Ann Buchta is an Associate in our Electricity Markets Group in the Toronto office, practicing corporate/commercial and regulatory law with a focus on energy law and matters relating to the electricity sector.

Jessica-Ann advises a wide range of energy market participants, including commercial consumers, distributors, transmitters, generators and local distribution utilities on a variety of regulatory, commercial and transaction-related matters.

Jessica-Ann was hired as a first year Summer Student at BLG, where she subsequently articled. Jessica-Ann has been seconded to the Bank of Montreal and to the Ontario Securities Commission in the Corporate Finance branch.

Jessica-Ann is fluent in French, Spanish and Polish.

Representative Work

  • Advises developers, investors and lenders concerning corporate, commercial and regulatory aspects of power project development for a variety of technologies including natural gas, wind, solar, hydro-electric, biomass, cogeneration, combined heat and power.
  • Advises clients, including large industrial consumers, generators, transmitters and local distribution utilities, on energy regulatory matters and represents those clients before the Ontario Energy Board in a variety of proceedings.
  • Advises on a wide range of corporate and commercial matters, including share and asset sales, acquisitions, reorganizations, and various commercial arrangements and agreements.

Publications & Presentations