The energy industry is a complex and multifaceted arena, and its finances are no less intricate and involved. Fortunately, our energy finance team has extensive knowledge of both.
Built on the firm’s culture of multidisciplinary collaboration, this group draws on the collective experience and global capabilities of our energy and finance practices. Its lawyers include past general counsels for energy companies and utilities, a former energy practice leader for a global accounting firm, plus former bankers, developers, regulators, and public policy experts. Together, they deftly craft innovative strategies to address the industry’s most sophisticated challenges.
With their diverse backgrounds and depth of experience, the team’s lawyers are equipped to manage virtually every type of energy finance transaction, from simple single lender loans to complex project financing. The companies, contractors, equity sponsors, and financial entities they advise are dotted across five continents and spread across several industry sectors. The clients they advise include independent power producers, utilities, energy service companies, developers, debt facilities, tax equity investors, and infrastructure, private equity, and hedge fund managers. Oil and gas, liquefied natural gas, electric and utilities, capital markets, and commodities are among the sectors in which they operate.
Within these key sectors, our energy finance team provides representation in multibillion dollar loan deals, creates sophisticated financing plans, prepares and negotiates agreements, and advises on policy, regulatory, investment, and tax matters. The team also has experience with energy and natural resource restructuring and bankruptcy, public finance, multi-laterals, public private partnerships, trade finance, and capital markets.