I wake each day torn between a desire to save the world and a desire to savour the world. It makes it hard to
plan my day.

:: E. B. White

Richard Roos-Collins

Richard is the Principal Attorney at the Water and Power Law Group PC. Since 1991, he has represented public agencies and non-profit organizations in water and energy matters.  He specializes in settlements and other cooperative solutions.  He is a founder and a director of the Hydropower Reform Coalition (Washington, D.C.) and the Low Impact Hydropower Institute (Portland, ME).  Before founding the Water and Power Law Group PC, he was Director of Legal Services at the Natural Heritage Institute (1991-2011).  He also served as Attorney-Adviser, Office of General Counsel, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (1986-1989) and Deputy Attorney General, California Department of Justice (1989-1991).  He is a graduate of Harvard Law School (1986).