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MARTIN GITLIN
Attorney

Martin has nearly 25 years of experience advising clients on a broad range of transactional matters related to energy projects, with particular emphasis on distributed renewables, energy efficiency and carbon emissions.

Some highlights include:

  • Chief Legal Officer of AgCert International PLC, the publicly listed (LSE) pioneer developer of carbon credits under the Kyoto Protocol

  • Managing Director for Noble Group Ltd., a Fortune Global 250 commodity trading house, heading the firm’s environmental commodity trading business in the US

  • Partner at a major national law Am Law 100 firm

  • Significant experience with Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) financing structures for renewable power and efficiency upgrades in Colorado, California, Connecticut, Massachusetts, Ohio and Minnesota

  • Managed a successful RFP on behalf of the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico for a 5 MW solar installation at the Puerto Rico Convention Center in San Juan

  • Drafted Renewable Portfolio Standard regulations for Puerto Rico

With experience as both a General Counsel and a senior commercial leader, Martin brings a practical, business-focused approach to advising clean energy clients.

**Admitted to practice in New York, California, Colorado, Connecticut and the District of Columbia

EDUCATION

  • JD, cum laude from the Harvard Law School

  • Masters in Public Policy from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government

  • A.B. from the University of California, Berkeley

CONTACT

phone: 203-557-3894
Martin@CleanEnergyCounsel.com