Tom Roberts helps clients manage the potential impact of federal and state energy, environmental, and natural resource policies and actions on their commercial and industrial interests. He specializes in legal, strategic and government relations advice to clients developing oil and natural gas pipelines, LNG terminals and electric transmission projects. He has a deep understanding of the applicable laws and regulations as well as the official and unofficial processes by which government decisions are made.
Tom has been involved at the highest levels of Congress and the Executive Branch in the development of virtually every major federal energy and environmental statute and policy over the last thirty years.
University of Utah, S.J. Quinney College of Law
L.L.M. Energy Law, 1987
South Dakota State University
U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit
University of Utah College of Law
Member, Board of Trustees
U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
Legislative Director, 1990-1995
Office of U.S. Senator Frank Murkowski, (R-AK)
Chief Counsel/Legislative Director, 1985-1990