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Brandon Dalling is a partner in King & Spalding’s Acquisition and Project Finance practice resident in the New York office. Brandon is active in King & Spalding’s project finance, leveraged finance, acquisition finance, private equity and energy and natural resources practices.

Brandon represents private equity and strategic sponsors, financial institutions, developers and commodity hedge counterparties in leveraged finance, project finance, acquisition finance, other secured and unsecured lending transactions, mergers and acquisitions, physical and financial structured commodity hedging and supply transactions and energy management arrangements, with a focus on alternative energy (including solar, wind, hydro, renewable fuels and biofuels) and conventional power generation, LNG-to-power generation, oil & gas and other natural resources.

Brandon holds a Juris Doctor from Brigham Young University - J. Reuben Clark Law School where he graduated magna cum laude in 2002 and served on the managing board of the BYU Law Review.

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Credentials

J.D., J. Reuben Clark Law School, magna cum laude

B.S., Brigham Young University, cum laude

New York

Japanese

His prior experience at top law firms within power PF as well as within Lehman/Barclays commodities group is unique


Legal 500 U.S. 2021

Brandon Dalling has significant experience with merchant power project financings


Legal 500 U.S. 2021

"Highly Regarded” Practitioner in Project Finance


IFLR 1000 U.S. 2021

Recommended for U.S. Renewables


Legal 500 U.S. 2021

Recommended for U.S. Project Finance


Legal 500 U.S. 2021

Recognized as a leading U.S. Energy lawyer


Legal 500 U.S. 2020

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Recognition

His prior experience at top law firms within power PF as well as within Lehman/Barclays commodities group is unique


Legal 500 U.S. 2021

Brandon Dalling has significant experience with merchant power project financings


Legal 500 U.S. 2021

"Highly Regarded” Practitioner in Project Finance


IFLR 1000 U.S. 2021

Recommended for U.S. Renewables


Legal 500 U.S. 2021

Recommended for U.S. Project Finance


Legal 500 U.S. 2021

Recognized as a leading U.S. Energy lawyer


Legal 500 U.S. 2020

Matters

Multiple private equity sponsors and developers in connection with deal-contingent interest rate hedging agreements to pre-lock and mitigate interest rate risk in anticipation of acquisition closings and financial close under project financings.

A major private equity sponsor in connection with a tax equity and wind hedge restructuring and senior secured Winter Storm Uri rescue financing for over 450 megawatts of windfarms in Texas with an enterprise value in excess of U.S. $500 million.

The sponsor in connection with the project financing of a brownfield refinery retrofit and renewable jet fuel and diesel production facility in Bakersfield, California.

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Multiple private equity sponsors and developers in connection with deal-contingent interest rate hedging agreements to pre-lock and mitigate interest rate risk in anticipation of acquisition closings and financial close under project financings.

A major private equity sponsor in connection with a tax equity and wind hedge restructuring and senior secured Winter Storm Uri rescue financing for over 450 megawatts of windfarms in Texas with an enterprise value in excess of U.S. $500 million.

The sponsor in connection with the project financing of a brownfield refinery retrofit and renewable jet fuel and diesel production facility in Bakersfield, California.

A major private equity sponsor in connection with the project financing of a diluent recovery unit in Hardisty, Alberta and rail terminal and tankage facility in Port Arthur, Texas.

The sponsor in connection with the project financing of a green precious and ferrous metals electronic-scrap-to-metals recovery and mining facility in Carlsbad, California.

The lead arranger in connection with a tax equity and wind hedge restructuring and back-leverage Winter Storm Uri rescue financing for over 460 megawatts of windfarms in Texas with an enterprise value in excess of U.S. $500 million.

A major private equity sponsor in connection with the acquisition and project financing of the Gulf Coast Ammonia facility, a world-scale anhydrous ammonia plant (and first U.S. project financing of its kind) in Texas City, Texas, with a production capacity of approximately 1.3 million tons of ammonia per year.

A major private equity sponsor in connection with the project financing of a 32,000 b/d nameplate ethylene-to-alkylate production facility in Pasadena, Texas.

A major power-focused private equity sponsor in connection with over US $6.8 billion of financings, acquisitions and divestitures of gas-fired and hydropower generation facilities, including structuring and negotiating medium- to long-term structured commodity hedging arrangements and credit sleeves.

A major power-focused private equity sponsor in connection with over US $2.0 billion of acquisition financings, gas-fired generation facilities, including structuring and negotiating medium- to long-term structured commodity hedging arrangements and credit sleeves.

A major private equity sponsor in connection with its purchase, financing and long and medium-term structure commodity hedging of over 600 megawatts of wind farms in New York.

Matters

Multiple private equity sponsors and developers in connection with deal-contingent interest rate hedging agreements to pre-lock and mitigate interest rate risk in anticipation of acquisition closings and financial close under project financings.

A major private equity sponsor in connection with a tax equity and wind hedge restructuring and senior secured Winter Storm Uri rescue financing for over 450 megawatts of windfarms in Texas with an enterprise value in excess of U.S. $500 million.

The sponsor in connection with the project financing of a brownfield refinery retrofit and renewable jet fuel and diesel production facility in Bakersfield, California.

See more
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Matters

Multiple private equity sponsors and developers in connection with deal-contingent interest rate hedging agreements to pre-lock and mitigate interest rate risk in anticipation of acquisition closings and financial close under project financings.

A major private equity sponsor in connection with a tax equity and wind hedge restructuring and senior secured Winter Storm Uri rescue financing for over 450 megawatts of windfarms in Texas with an enterprise value in excess of U.S. $500 million.

The sponsor in connection with the project financing of a brownfield refinery retrofit and renewable jet fuel and diesel production facility in Bakersfield, California.

A major private equity sponsor in connection with the project financing of a diluent recovery unit in Hardisty, Alberta and rail terminal and tankage facility in Port Arthur, Texas.

The sponsor in connection with the project financing of a green precious and ferrous metals electronic-scrap-to-metals recovery and mining facility in Carlsbad, California.

The lead arranger in connection with a tax equity and wind hedge restructuring and back-leverage Winter Storm Uri rescue financing for over 460 megawatts of windfarms in Texas with an enterprise value in excess of U.S. $500 million.

A major private equity sponsor in connection with the acquisition and project financing of the Gulf Coast Ammonia facility, a world-scale anhydrous ammonia plant (and first U.S. project financing of its kind) in Texas City, Texas, with a production capacity of approximately 1.3 million tons of ammonia per year.

A major private equity sponsor in connection with the project financing of a 32,000 b/d nameplate ethylene-to-alkylate production facility in Pasadena, Texas.

A major power-focused private equity sponsor in connection with over US $6.8 billion of financings, acquisitions and divestitures of gas-fired and hydropower generation facilities, including structuring and negotiating medium- to long-term structured commodity hedging arrangements and credit sleeves.

A major power-focused private equity sponsor in connection with over US $2.0 billion of acquisition financings, gas-fired generation facilities, including structuring and negotiating medium- to long-term structured commodity hedging arrangements and credit sleeves.

A major private equity sponsor in connection with its purchase, financing and long and medium-term structure commodity hedging of over 600 megawatts of wind farms in New York.

Credentials

J.D., J. Reuben Clark Law School, magna cum laude

B.S., Brigham Young University, cum laude

New York

Japanese

His prior experience at top law firms within power PF as well as within Lehman/Barclays commodities group is unique


Legal 500 U.S. 2021

Brandon Dalling has significant experience with merchant power project financings


Legal 500 U.S. 2021

"Highly Regarded” Practitioner in Project Finance


IFLR 1000 U.S. 2021

Recommended for U.S. Renewables


Legal 500 U.S. 2021

Recommended for U.S. Project Finance


Legal 500 U.S. 2021

Recognized as a leading U.S. Energy lawyer


Legal 500 U.S. 2020

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Recognition

His prior experience at top law firms within power PF as well as within Lehman/Barclays commodities group is unique


Legal 500 U.S. 2021

Brandon Dalling has significant experience with merchant power project financings


Legal 500 U.S. 2021

"Highly Regarded” Practitioner in Project Finance


IFLR 1000 U.S. 2021

Recommended for U.S. Renewables


Legal 500 U.S. 2021

Recommended for U.S. Project Finance


Legal 500 U.S. 2021

Recognized as a leading U.S. Energy lawyer


Legal 500 U.S. 2020