Robert (Bob) Temple

Robert (Bob) Temple, General Counsel and Secretary

Bob Temple has served as General Counsel and Secretary of NuScale since 2016. Before joining NuScale, Mr. Temple served as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for Toshiba America Energy Systems Corporation and as General Counsel and Corporate Secretary for Toshiba America Nuclear Energy Corporation.

Previously, Mr. Temple was Assistant General Counsel for The Babcock & Wilcox Company, which he joined in 2011 from the Washington, D.C. office of Haynes and Boone, LLP. During his career in private law practice, Mr. Temple worked as an associate, of counsel, or partner in the Chicago and Washington, D.C. offices of the law firms of Winston & Strawn, Hopkins & Sutter and McGuireWoods. Prior to that, Mr. Temple was Deputy General Counsel, VP and Secretary at CPS Energy from 2004 to 2009 and served as an in-house attorney with Commonwealth Edison (now Exelon) from 1995 to 1997.

Before becoming an attorney, Mr. Temple was a licensed senior reactor operator at LaSalle County Station and served in the United States Navy aboard nuclear submarines. Mr. Temple earned his J.D. from Illinois Institute of Technology’s Chicago-Kent College of Law and his Bachelor of Science degree from Southern Illinois University.