Mr Edmund Robb > Prospect Law Ltd > London, England > Lawyer Profile

Prospect Law Ltd

Work Department

Planning, Environmental & Public Law


Edmund Robb is a barrister and co-founder of Prospect Law. He heads up the firm’s Dispute Resolution practice. He was educated at Oxford University, was awarded a Prince of Wales Scholarship from Gray’s Inn and was a barrister at chambers in London where he developed a specialised practice covering the environmental, planning and public law fields at Public Inquiries and at all levels in the Courts. Edmund’s case work has been reported widely, and he has been named as a Legal Expert in his field since 2006. Edmund has particular expertise advising corporate, local authority and private clients on energy, infrastructure and other development projects and in High Court judicial review and declaratory relief proceedings.


Edmund was a founder Member of Landmark Chambers in London.




Edmund was educated at Oxford University and was awarded a Prince of Wales Scholarship from Gray’s Inn.

Lawyer Rankings

East Midlands > Projects, energy and natural resources > Private finance initiative (PFI)

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Edmund RobbProspect Law Ltd

Prospect Law Ltd is recognised at a local and international level for its expertise in renewable and nuclear energy projects. The team also includes experts from various other disciplines including engineers, regulators and economists to provide its clients, which include public authorities and private companies, with advice on all areas of project development matters. Edward De La Billiere and Edmund Robb lead the team; the former focuses on the regulatory and commercial aspects of international energy projects, while the latter handles contentious issues and has acted in landmark judicial review proceedings relating to solar installations.

London > Projects, energy and natural resources > Power (including electricity, nuclear and renewables)

Hailed for its ‘extensive knowledge of all sectors and technologies in energy’, Prospect Law Ltd is a multi-disciplinary practice; its team includes former regulators, economists, insurance professionals and engineers, meaning clients have access to a much broader range of services than they would from a traditional law firm. The firm is also well-regarded for its ‘combination of barristers and solicitors in one firm’. The team has a track record of acting across the renewable energy and nuclear power arenas, with growing activity in the Middle Eastern markets, advising on large-scale energy assets. Jointly overseen by the highly regarded duo of Edward De La Billiere and Edmund Robb, the team advises on power generation, wind projects and solar work, and has recently been joined by a number of new arrivals including renewables head Rory Tait, who previously worked at Lux Nova Partners Limited.