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Jonathan Melmed is an M&A, Corporate partner based in New York. He is Co-Chair of the firm’s Global Private Equity/M&A practice with over 20 years of experience.  Jonathan represents private equity funds, pension plans, sovereigns, family offices, hedge funds, corporate clients and investment banks on U.S. and international M&A, private equity and complex corporate transactions. Jonathan has extensive M&A and PE experience across many sectors, including in the power, infrastructure, energy, media, telecommunications, technology, life sciences, health care, pharma, insurance and real estate/REIT sectors. Jonathan is also the Co-Chair of the firm’s Global Power & Infrastructure practice and leads our Canada practice.

Recognition and Honors

He has been recognized as a leading M&A lawyer in Chambers USA in 2014 and 2015, and in Chambers Global in 2014 - 2019. Jonathan was also recognized as a leading U.S. Private Equity Buyouts lawyer by Legal 500 U.S. in 2016 - 2019. Additionally, in 2011 - 2014 and 2017 - 2019, Jonathan was recognized by the Legal 500 U.S. for M&A as well as in 2013, 2014 and in 2017 - 2019 as one of 13 leading lawyers in the U.S. for Energy: Renewable/Alternative Power. Legal 500 U.S. for M&A has referred to Mr. Melmed as “incredibly responsive and able to handle difficult negotiations and matters...results oriented.” Jonathan has also been recognized by New York Super Lawyers for M&A in 2010, 2013 - 2019.

Jonathan’s representative fund clients have included, among others, The Alaska Permanent Fund, Blackstone Energy Partners, BMO Capital, Brevan Howard, Brookfield Energy Partners, the Caisse de Dépôt et Placement du Québec, Caithness Private Equity, Capital Dynamics, Citi Alternative Investments, Crestline Private Equity, D.E. Shaw, DRI Capital, DW Partners, EJF Capital, Elliott Associates, EnerTech Capital Partners, Axium Infrastructure, First Reserve, Goldman Sachs Special Situations, Greensoil Investments, Hapoalim Capital, Harbinger Capital Partners, iCON Infrastructure, La Coop fédérée, LBO France Gestion, Lyxor (f/k/a Société Générale Asset Management), Macquarie Capital, Morgan Stanley Private Equity, Novus Capital, OMERS Private Equity, Ontario Teachers, Opus Capital, SCP Private Equity, Southern Cross Private Equity, Starwood Energy Group, Strategic Value Partners, TOMS Capital, TPG Sixth Street Partners and UBS Infrastructure & Private Equity.

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Credentials

B.C.L., McGill University, Distinction, Dean’s Honour List

LL.B., McGill University, Distinction, Dean’s Honour List

B.A., McGill University, with Great Distinction, Dean’s Honour List, James McGill Scholar

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Recognized as a leading U.S. M&A lawyer by Chambers USA


2014 and 2015

Recognized as a leading business lawyer by Chambers Global


2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019

Recognized as a leading U.S. Private Equity Buyouts lawyer by Legal 500 U.S.


2017, 2018, and 2019

Recognized as a leading U.S. M&A lawyer by Legal 500 U.S.


2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017, 2018, and 2019

Recognized as a leading U.S. Securities lawyer in the category of Capital Markets: Global Offerings


Legal 500 U.S. 2013

Recognized as a leading lawyer in Energy by Legal 500 U.S.


2013, 2014, 2017, 2018, and 2019

Recognized as a leading U.S. Project Finance lawyer by Legal 500 U.S.


2016, and 2017

Named by New York Super Lawyers for M&A


2010, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018

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Recognized as a leading U.S. M&A lawyer by Chambers USA


2014 and 2015

Recognized as a leading business lawyer by Chambers Global


2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019

Recognized as a leading U.S. Private Equity Buyouts lawyer by Legal 500 U.S.


2017, 2018, and 2019

Recognized as a leading U.S. M&A lawyer by Legal 500 U.S.


2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017, 2018, and 2019

Recognized as a leading U.S. Securities lawyer in the category of Capital Markets: Global Offerings


Legal 500 U.S. 2013

Recognized as a leading lawyer in Energy by Legal 500 U.S.


2013, 2014, 2017, 2018, and 2019

Recognized as a leading U.S. Project Finance lawyer by Legal 500 U.S.


2016, and 2017

Named by New York Super Lawyers for M&A


2010, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018

Matters

Represented InstarAGF Infrastructure in its acquisition of Texas-based Oilfield Water Logistics, an energy services from Natural Gas Partners. (2019)

Representing DE Shaw & Co. and its FinTech portfolio company in connection with a private equity investment by a private equity fund into such portfolio company. (2019)

Representing TPG/TSSP/Infrastructure in a US private equity transaction in the U.S. Student Housing space structured as a P3. (2019)

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Represented InstarAGF Infrastructure in its acquisition of Texas-based Oilfield Water Logistics, an energy services from Natural Gas Partners. (2019)

Representing DE Shaw & Co. and its FinTech portfolio company in connection with a private equity investment by a private equity fund into such portfolio company. (2019)

Representing TPG/TSSP/Infrastructure in a US private equity transaction in the U.S. Student Housing space structured as a P3. (2019)

Representing BC Partners in its bid to acquire a BDC. (2019)

Representing Starwood Energy Group in its bid to acquire a Texas-based petrochemicals business under development from an international seller. (2019)

Represented DE Shaw & Co. in its bid to acquire a payment systems/fin tech company. (2019)

Representing DE Shaw & Co. in a real estate private equity sell side transaction in the U.S. (2019)

Representing an equity member of a consortium of private capital that is re-developing New York's JFK Airport's Terminal 1 as part of a P3 transaction. (2019)

Representing Axium Infrastructure in its bid to acquire a portfolio of 1.9GW of renewable energy assets in the U.S. (2019)

Representing InstarAGF Infrastructure in its bid to acquire a U.S. biogas facility in the U.S. (2019)

Representing Morguard in its pending acquisition of a 50% equity interest in a multi-family residential property located in Chicago from CIM Group. (2019)

Representing TPG TSSP/Infrastructure in a U.S. private equity transaction in the U.S. Military housing space structured as a P3. (2019)

Represented InstarAGF Essential Infrastructure, a North American-based private equity fund, in its leveraged buyout of a portfolio of US pipeline and terminal assets from affiliates of Buckeye Partners, L.P., including a jet fuel pipeline from Port Everglades, Florida to the Ft. Lauderdale and Miami, Florida airports, pipelines and terminal facilities serving the Reno, Nevada, San Diego, California and Memphis, Tennessee airports, and refined petroleum products terminals in Sacramento and Stockton, California (2018).

Represented Starwood Energy Group Global, a leading private equity fund focused on energy infrastructure, in its $1.23 billion acquisition of 100% of the equity interests in the operating subsidiaries of two of Dominion Energy’s combined-cycle gas turbine plants. (2018)

Representing D.E. Shaw Renewable Investments in the acquisition, tax equity and back-leveraged financing of two Solar PV Projects in Utah, totaling 180MWac. (2019)

Represented Tradewind Energy in the divestiture of its 3GW+ wind asset portfolio to Invenergy, LLC. (2019)

Represented Morguard in its pending acquisition of a multi-family residential property in the U.S. (2019)

Represented Atlas Merchant Capital in its bid to acquire a consumer lending business in the U.S. (2019)

Represented Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec in its acquisition of a substantial minority interest in Avison Young, a leading real estate services company located in Canada and the U.S. (2018)

Represented Axium Infrastructure in its acquisition of a 50% equity interest in a transmission line called Coachella under development from Oak Tree Capital. (2019)

Represented Tradewind Energy, Inc. in the sale of its 5GW+ solar power and energy storage platforms to Macquarie Infrastructure/Capital. (2019)

Represented Starwood Energy Group in its (Section 363 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code) leveraged buyout of 100% of the assets constituting the West Lorain Power Plant located in Lorain, Ohio from FirstEnergy Generation, LLC which are oil-fired power plants. (2019)

Represented Starwood Energy Group in its acquisition of the RockGen and Garrison combined cycle natural gas electric generation facilities from affiliates of Calpine Corporation, a portfolio company of Energy Capital Partners. (2019)

Represented Goldman Sachs Special Situations Investing Group, Inc. in connection with the equity aspects of Gymboree Group, Inc.

Represented InstarAGF in its bid to acquire a U.S. desalinization business. (2019)

Represented a PE Fund in a bid to acquire a portfolio of wind and solar assets. (2019)

Represented LBO France in connection with an industrial sector recapitalization. (2019)

Represented a PE-sponsored company and its affiliate in a joint venture with a leading oil & gas company in a section 45Q novel tax equity transaction involving ethanol and carbon sequestration. (2019)

Represented D.E. Shaw Renewable Investments in connection with the acquisition of a solar PV power plant located in Utah. (2019)

Represented Starwood Energy Group in the sale of a 50% equity interest in its Compass Power Generation gas-fired portfolio located in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania, to an affiliate of JERA Co. (2018)

Represented DE Shaw Renewable Investments in connection with the acquisition of a solar PV power plant located in Louisiana. (2018)

Represented UBS Infrastructure in a pending acquisition of a combined cycle natural gas power plant portfolio located in Connecticut. (2018)

Represented a hedge fund in a pending proxy dispute with an energy company. (2018)

Represented Starwood Energy Group in its bid for a combined cycle natural gas portfolio located in Arizona. (2018)

Represented DE Shaw Renewable Investments in connection with the acquisition and tax equity financing of a solar PV power plant located in California. (2018)

Representing DE Shaw Renewable Investments in connection with the acquisition and tax equity financing of a solar PV power plant located in Oregon. (2018)

Represented Axium Infrastructure in its bid to acquire a hydro pump storage facility located in Pennsylvania. (2018)

Represented Luminus Management in its bid to acquire two jack-up rigs located in Mexico. (2018)

Represented InstarAGF Asset Management in its bid for a midstream pipeline located in Ohio. (2018)

Represented Axium Infrastructure in its bid to acquire a 50% interest in a solar power plant portfolio. (2018)

Representing Starwood Energy Group in a sell-side auction of certain combined cycle natural gas power plants. (2018)

Represented Axium Infrastructure in its bid to acquire a solar distributed generation portfolio in the U.S. (2018)

Represented InstarAGF Asset Management in its acquisition from Lincolnshire Management of AMPORTS, a U.S. and Mexico-based logistics car processing port terminal portfolio (2018).

Representing DE Shaw Renewable Investments in a sale transaction involving a solar power plant portfolio. (2018)

Representing Axium Infrastructure, an energy/infrastructure private equity fund, in its bid to acquire 100% of a portfolio of operating natural gas power plants located in the U.S. (2018)

Represented OMERS Private Equity in its sale of Sysomos, a data analytics company. (2018)

Representing a London-based private equity fund in its potential bid to acquire a port terminal in the U.S. (2018)

Represented an energy/infra private equity fund in its acquisition of a natural gas power plant portfolio located in PJM. (2018)

Represented UBS Infrastructure & Private Equity in its acquisition of a significant minority interest in a 785 MW combined-cycle natural-gas-fired electricity generation power plant located in Connecticut from G.E. (2017)

Represented D.E. Shaw Renewable Investments in the acquisition, tax equity financing, and project financings of a 46 MW solar power plant in Arizona; Seller was Torch Clean Energy. (2017)

Represented Starwood Energy Group in its leveraged buyout of a portfolio of natural-gas-fired electricity generation plants located in Massachusetts, from Dynegy, Inc. (2017)

Represented Global Partnership Investing Capital (“GPI”), a private equity fund, in connection with the $2.5 billion funding round of GrabTaxi.

Represented D.E. Shaw Renewable Investments in the acquisition, tax equity financing and back-leverage debt financing of the Cuyama Project, a utility scale 40 MW-ac solar PV project, from First Solar, Inc. located in California.

Represented Axium Infrastructure in connection with the Axium-led consortium to acquire the energy assets that supply Ohio State University in excess of $1 billion. (This transaction marked one of the largest P3 social infrastructure deals in the U.S.) (2017)

Represented OMERS Private Equity (USA) in its acquisition of a U.S.-India based technology company. (2017)

Represented First Reserve in its sale of its energy/infrastructure portfolio to BlackRock. (2017)

Represented Morguard, a $21 billion AUM, Toronto/NY-based real estate buyout fund/REIT, in the leveraged buyout of a 46-story luxury apartment building from Magellan Development for $222.5 million located in Chicago, IL. (2017)

Represented Spring Lane Capital, in the first closing of its $400 million targeted inaugural energy buyout fund.

Representing a North American real estate buyout fund in its pending acquisition of a hybrid retail/multi-family building in the U.S. (2017)

Representing Paris-based LBO France Gestion, a private equity fund, in a recapitalization/refinancing transaction involving one of its U.S.-based portfolio companies in the industrials sector. (2017)

Representing a private equity fund in connection with its acquisition of a solar power plant under development in the U.S. (2017)

Representing a private equity fund in its bid to acquire a street light concession in the U.S. (2017)

Representing a private equity fund in its bid to acquire a 500MW + natural gas cogeneration power plant located in the U.S. (2017)

Representing a private equity fund in its bid to acquire a portfolio of contracted and under development wind farms in the U.S. (2017)

Representing a Canadian power developer in its pending acquisition of a portfolio of hydro power plants located in the U.S. (2017)

Representing a UK based industrials company in a sell side auction (2017)

Representing a North American power/infrastructure open ended PE fund on its evergreen/ongoing U.S. fund formation. (2017)

Representing a U.S. based power fund in its U.S. fund formation activities. (2017)

Representing a Canadian based real estate buyout fund in its U.S. fund formation (2017)

Representing Barclays plc in a U.S. bank financing transaction (2017)

Represented OMERS Private Equity in its sale of Marketwired to NASDAQ. (2016)

Represented Starwood Energy Group, a Greenwich, CT-based private equity fund, in its acquisition of a 790-megawatt combined-cycle natural-gas-fired generation power plant and a 50MW "Peaker" natural-gas-fired generation power plant located in Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania from NextEra Energy Resources for $760M. (2016)

Represented a leading NY-based hedge fund, in its acquisition and related tax equity and construction financing of a 52MW PV solar power project located in Mississippi, which marks the largest solar project development in Mississippi. (2016)

Represented First Reserve, a Greenwich, CT-based private equity fund, in connection with the leveraged buyout from Apex Clean Energy and multiple financings of a 298 megawatt wind farm under development in Oklahoma. This transaction marked the first U.S. renewables acquisition by First Reserve and was named the Financial Deal of the Year at the 2015 Platts Global Energy Awards. (2016)

Represented UBS Infrastructure & Private Equity, a New York-based private equity fund, in its leveraged buyout of a portfolio of 14 conventional energy power plants located in the U.S. and in the Caribbean. (2016)

Representing a private equity fund in connection with its potential acquisition of a distressed U.S. toll road (2016)

Represented Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners, a Canadian-based private equity fund, in its leveraged buyout of two hydro power plants (approximately 292 MW) located in Pennsylvania from Talen Energy for $860M. (2016)

Represented Axium Infrastructure, a private equity fund, in the acquisition from EDF Renewable Energy, Inc. of a 50% equity interest in the Slate Creek Wind Project, LLC, a 150 MW operating wind farm located in Kansas. (2016)

Representing an international pension plan in connection with its potential acquisition of a distressed U.S. toll road (2016)

Represented a Canadian real estate buyout fund in its establishment of a U.S. private REIT with a Canadian pension plan to acquire U.S. multi-family buildings and offices. (2016)

Represented AIG in its private equity investment in a cybersecurity company.

Represented Vale in a tender offer bid for all of the outstanding shares of capital stock of NYSE-listed Alcan Inc. The winning bid was for $38 billion.

Represented a co-lead investment bank as financial advisor to CNOOC Ltd., China’s largest producer of offshore crude oil and natural gas, in its $19.4 billion acquisition of Nexen Inc., an NYSE-listed upstream oil and gas company. This transaction was named “Global M&A Deal of the Year” by The American Lawyer.

Represented the Alaska Permanent Fund in connection with a private equity transaction involving BlackRock Private Equity in the U.S.

Represented Harbinger Capital Partners LLC in its acquisition of Old Mutual U.S. Life Holdings, Inc. for approximately $350 million.

Represented Elliott Management, a New York-based hedge fund in a proposed acquisition in the insurance sector.

Represented a U.S. private equity fund in its bid to acquire a C&I solar portfolio located in the U.S. (2016)

Represented a U.S. private equity fund in its bid to acquire a hydro portfolio located in the U.S. (2016)

Representing a Swiss packaging company in a sell-side auction of certain U.S. assets. (2016)

Representing Blackberry Limited in its pending acquisition of a U.S. target. (2016)

Representing a Canadian life sciences company in a U.S. private placement. (2016)

Represented a U.S. hedge fund it its acquisition of a 100MW solar power plant located in Arizona under development and its ongoing tax equity financing of such project. (2016)

Represented a New York-based private equity fund in its bid to acquire a portfolio of natural gas power-producing assets located in Colorado. (2016)

Representing a renewable energy private equity fund in its acquisition and tax equity financing involving a portfolio of utility scale solar projects. (2016)

Represented a UMT Consulting, a technology consulting company, in its sale to Ernst & Young. (2015)

Representing an infrastructure private equity fund in its acquisition of a portfolio of utility scale solar assets. (2015)

Representing a real estate buyout fund in its acquisition of a multi-family residential building in the U.S. (2015)

Representing a Canadian logistics company on its pending IPO. (2015)

Represented an energy company in the sale of a U.S., utility scale solar PV portfolio. (2015)

Represented a private equity fund in its bid to acquire a NY-based wind energy company. (2015)

Represented an international pension plan in its acquisition of a U.S. social media company. (2015)

Represented Kruger Energy in the potential sale of a U.S. energy asset in the solar sector. (2015)

Represented Swiss Life in a private equity investment in a 1.1 GW U.S. wind portfolio. (2015)

Represented a non-U.S. pension plan in the acquisition of an equity interest in a U.S. toll road. (2014)

Represented LBO France Gestion in connection with the leveraged buyout of 100% of McIntosh, a high-end audio equipment company, and certain other U.S. operating subsidiaries of Italy-based Fine Sounds S.p.A. (2014)

Represented UBS Infrastructure & Private Equity in connection with its acquisition of a U.S. wind farm portfolio. (2014)

Represented Kruger Energy in the acquisition of three solar projects located in California with 130 MW of PV. (2014)

Represented Morguard Corporation in its acquisition of a 49% equity interest in Chicago-based multi-family property development from CIM Fund III. (2014)

Representing Kruger Energy in its bid to acquire a gas distribution company in the U.S. (2014)

Representing the Alaska Permanent Fund in connection with an infrastructure fund transaction involving Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Partners II in the U.S. (2014)

Representing New York-based TOMS Capital in connection with an oil and gas U.S.-European M&A transaction. (2014)

Represented Future Electronics in an Asia & European financing transaction. (2014)

Represented certain life insurance companies in connection with their acquisition financing of a utility scale, solar power plant portfolio. (2014)

Represented the Alaska Permanent Fund in connection with a private equity transaction involving LS Power in the U.S. (2013)

Represented Fiera Axium Infrastructure in connection with an acquisition of a 49% private equity interest in a wind farm portfolio located in Oregon State from EDP Renewables North America. (2013)

Represented Johnson & Johnson in connection with a media sector U.S. acquisition. (2013)

Represented Morguard Corporation in connection with a $450M acquisition of certain multi-family residences from Pearlmark. (2013)

Represented Virginia-based EJF Capital in a corporate M&A matter in the U.S. involving a U.S. REIT. (2013)

Represented the Alaska Permanent Fund, indirectly through its investment in Global Infrastructure Partners Ltd and directly along with several co-investors, in the acquisition of a 35 percent interest in the container terminal operations business of Switzerland’s MSC Mediterranean Shipping Co. SA for approximately $1.93 billion. (2013)

Represented a private equity management team in a joint venture with a prominent hedge fund to create a platform to acquire distressed private equity/hedge funds and alternative asset managers. (2013)

Represented a Canadian healthcare company in connection with a U.S. high yield offering. (2013)

Represented Japan-based Mitsui in a private equity investment in a GDF Suez Canada’s 680 MW wind farm aggregation. (2012)

Represented Toronto-based Morguard Corporation in its acquisition, through a wholly owned subsidiary, of a 100% freehold interest in Alta at K Station, a LEED Gold Certified high rise residential rental complex in Chicago, Illinois for approximately $300 million. (2012)

Representing Brevan Howard, a European-based hedge fund, in a potential U.S. corporate acquisition. (2012)

Representing RBC Dominion Securities and JMP Securities in a U.S. equity offering in the life sciences sector. (2012)

Representing Morguard in a U.S. financing transaction in Florida. (2012)

Representing Nomura Securities International in a U.S. corporate/project finance transaction in the renewable energy sector. (2012)

Representing Trimel Pharmaceuticals Corporation in a U.S. private placement of equity securities. (2012)

Representing EnerTech Teneo Growth Equity Fund in an energy technology private equity fund formation transaction. (2012)

Representing Fiera Axium Infrastructure Inc. with respect to a North American fund formation transaction. (2012)

Represented a consortium of private equity funds in an investment into Space-Time Insight, a smart grid company based in California. (2012)

Represented an investment bank in connection with its potential private equity investment in a solar PV company in the U.S. (2012)

Represented a Canadian REIT on a cross border REIT IPO transaction. (2012)

Represented U.S.-based Kaplan Inc. in connection with a sell-side auction of one of its wholly-owned subsidiaries to a U.S. buyer in the education sector. (2012)

Represented Mitsubishi Corporation in a joint venture transaction in the waste to energy sector in the U.S. (2012)

Represented Export Development Canada (“EDC”) in a bilateral financing in the U.K. (2012)

Represented a consortium (including a prominent Canadian pension plan) in a M&A transaction involving a transportation asset in an emerging market. (2012)

Represented TDI-USA Holdings Corp. (“TDI USA”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Toronto-based Transmission Developers Inc. (“TDI”), for the purpose of developing the assets of three transmission projects in the United States, financed by The Blackstone Group for over $1 billion. (2012)

Represented Morguard (a Canadian REIT) in a private equity transaction in California. (2012)

Represented New York-based Caithness Development in connection with a U.S. private equity investment. (2012)

Represented a Turkey-based company in a M&A transaction involving the U.S. and Canada. (2012)

Represented a leading U.S. based clean tech fund in a $500 million late stage fund formation transaction. (2012)

Represented two investment banks in a U.S. commercial dispute. (2012)

Represented Export Development Canada in a $250 million bilateral loan financing of Petrobras in Brazil. (2011)

Represented OMERS Private Equity (USA) with respect to a commercial dispute involving one of their U.S. portfolio companies in the media sector. (2011)

Represented Barclays Natural Resource Investments (BNRI) division of Barclays Capital, the investment banking division of Barclays Bank PLC, in connection with its private equity investment in K Road Power, an independent power developer focused on developing, financing, owning and operating utility-scale solar projects in the Southwest United States. (2011)

Represented an investment bank which served as financial advisor to Townsquare Media, LLC’s in connection with its acquisition of Millennium Radio Holdings, LLC. (2011)

Represented CoaLogix Inc. in connection with the sale of the company for $101 million. The sale was to funds managed by Energy Capital Partners. (2011)

Represented Morguard (a Canadian REIT) in an acquisition of the Boynton shopping center located in Florida. (2011)

Represented a Greenwich-based hedge fund in a M&A/restructuring transaction.

Represented EnerTech Capital in a venture capital transaction involving Tangent Energy Solutions.

Represented Strategic Value Partners, a U.S. hedge fund in the sale of Pacific Crossing to NTT Communications in Japan.

Represented Citigroup’s Alternative Investments in its private equity investment in GreatPoint Energy, Inc., a U.S.- based coal gasification company.

Represented G.E. in its bid for Hydro-Québec’s controlling interest in HQI Transelec Chile S.A. The winning bid was for $1.8 billion.

Represented Magna E-Car Systems of America in a proposed venture capital investment in a U.S. solid state battery manufacturer.

Represented OMERS Private Equity in a proposed M&A transaction.

Represented an investment bank in a U.S.-Canada financing.

Represented Manulife Corporation in a U.S.-Canada financing of a wind farm.

Represented New York-based Conduit Capital Partners in an acquisition of a portfolio of power plants in certain undisclosed emerging markets.

Represented Toronto-based Morguard Corporation in a U.S. joint venture in connection with the acquisition of certain real estate properties in New Jersey.

Represented Morgan Stanley’s Infrastructure fund in an acquisition of a power plant in Kansas.

Represented Vancouver-based Goldcorp Inc. in a multi-billion dollar joint venture/project financing transaction in an undisclosed emerging market.

Represented Montreal-based Induspac in its sale of a wholly-owned subsidiary to Forest Resources, LLC.

Represented Montreal-based Canadian National Railway Company (CN) in a corporate commercial dispute matter in the U.S.

Represented Southern Cross Private Equity Fund III, L.P. in a joint venture/private equity investment in a pharmaceutical company in Mexico.

Represented Tri-White Corporation, a Canadian merchant bank in a M&A transaction involving a Connecticut-based company.

Represented Environmental Capital Partners, LLC, a New York-based buyout fund (affiliated with Emigrant Savings Bank) focused on the climate change sector with respect to a bid for an environmental consulting business.

Represented Sierra Geothermal Power Corp., a Vancouver-based geothermal company in a joint venture with a U.S. developer in Nevada.

Represented Investment bank as agent for a syndicate of secured owners of China-based PRC, LLC who became equity lenders under a reorganized limited liability company.

Represented Morgan Stanley Private Equity with respect to its private equity investment in Solar Monkey, Inc.

Represented Morgan Stanley Private Equity with respect to its private equity investment in Recurrent Energy, Inc.

Represented Morgan Stanley Private Equity with respect to its private equity investment in EyeOn Energy, Ltd.

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Represented InstarAGF Infrastructure in its acquisition of Texas-based Oilfield Water Logistics, an energy services from Natural Gas Partners. (2019)

Representing DE Shaw & Co. and its FinTech portfolio company in connection with a private equity investment by a private equity fund into such portfolio company. (2019)

Representing TPG/TSSP/Infrastructure in a US private equity transaction in the U.S. Student Housing space structured as a P3. (2019)

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Represented InstarAGF Infrastructure in its acquisition of Texas-based Oilfield Water Logistics, an energy services from Natural Gas Partners. (2019)

Representing DE Shaw & Co. and its FinTech portfolio company in connection with a private equity investment by a private equity fund into such portfolio company. (2019)

Representing TPG/TSSP/Infrastructure in a US private equity transaction in the U.S. Student Housing space structured as a P3. (2019)

Representing BC Partners in its bid to acquire a BDC. (2019)

Representing Starwood Energy Group in its bid to acquire a Texas-based petrochemicals business under development from an international seller. (2019)

Represented DE Shaw & Co. in its bid to acquire a payment systems/fin tech company. (2019)

Representing DE Shaw & Co. in a real estate private equity sell side transaction in the U.S. (2019)

Representing an equity member of a consortium of private capital that is re-developing New York's JFK Airport's Terminal 1 as part of a P3 transaction. (2019)

Representing Axium Infrastructure in its bid to acquire a portfolio of 1.9GW of renewable energy assets in the U.S. (2019)

Representing InstarAGF Infrastructure in its bid to acquire a U.S. biogas facility in the U.S. (2019)

Representing Morguard in its pending acquisition of a 50% equity interest in a multi-family residential property located in Chicago from CIM Group. (2019)

Representing TPG TSSP/Infrastructure in a U.S. private equity transaction in the U.S. Military housing space structured as a P3. (2019)

Represented InstarAGF Essential Infrastructure, a North American-based private equity fund, in its leveraged buyout of a portfolio of US pipeline and terminal assets from affiliates of Buckeye Partners, L.P., including a jet fuel pipeline from Port Everglades, Florida to the Ft. Lauderdale and Miami, Florida airports, pipelines and terminal facilities serving the Reno, Nevada, San Diego, California and Memphis, Tennessee airports, and refined petroleum products terminals in Sacramento and Stockton, California (2018).

Represented Starwood Energy Group Global, a leading private equity fund focused on energy infrastructure, in its $1.23 billion acquisition of 100% of the equity interests in the operating subsidiaries of two of Dominion Energy’s combined-cycle gas turbine plants. (2018)

Representing D.E. Shaw Renewable Investments in the acquisition, tax equity and back-leveraged financing of two Solar PV Projects in Utah, totaling 180MWac. (2019)

Represented Tradewind Energy in the divestiture of its 3GW+ wind asset portfolio to Invenergy, LLC. (2019)

Represented Morguard in its pending acquisition of a multi-family residential property in the U.S. (2019)

Represented Atlas Merchant Capital in its bid to acquire a consumer lending business in the U.S. (2019)

Represented Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec in its acquisition of a substantial minority interest in Avison Young, a leading real estate services company located in Canada and the U.S. (2018)

Represented Axium Infrastructure in its acquisition of a 50% equity interest in a transmission line called Coachella under development from Oak Tree Capital. (2019)

Represented Tradewind Energy, Inc. in the sale of its 5GW+ solar power and energy storage platforms to Macquarie Infrastructure/Capital. (2019)

Represented Starwood Energy Group in its (Section 363 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code) leveraged buyout of 100% of the assets constituting the West Lorain Power Plant located in Lorain, Ohio from FirstEnergy Generation, LLC which are oil-fired power plants. (2019)

Represented Starwood Energy Group in its acquisition of the RockGen and Garrison combined cycle natural gas electric generation facilities from affiliates of Calpine Corporation, a portfolio company of Energy Capital Partners. (2019)

Represented Goldman Sachs Special Situations Investing Group, Inc. in connection with the equity aspects of Gymboree Group, Inc.

Represented InstarAGF in its bid to acquire a U.S. desalinization business. (2019)

Represented a PE Fund in a bid to acquire a portfolio of wind and solar assets. (2019)

Represented LBO France in connection with an industrial sector recapitalization. (2019)

Represented a PE-sponsored company and its affiliate in a joint venture with a leading oil & gas company in a section 45Q novel tax equity transaction involving ethanol and carbon sequestration. (2019)

Represented D.E. Shaw Renewable Investments in connection with the acquisition of a solar PV power plant located in Utah. (2019)

Represented Starwood Energy Group in the sale of a 50% equity interest in its Compass Power Generation gas-fired portfolio located in Massachusetts and Pennsylvania, to an affiliate of JERA Co. (2018)

Represented DE Shaw Renewable Investments in connection with the acquisition of a solar PV power plant located in Louisiana. (2018)

Represented UBS Infrastructure in a pending acquisition of a combined cycle natural gas power plant portfolio located in Connecticut. (2018)

Represented a hedge fund in a pending proxy dispute with an energy company. (2018)

Represented Starwood Energy Group in its bid for a combined cycle natural gas portfolio located in Arizona. (2018)

Represented DE Shaw Renewable Investments in connection with the acquisition and tax equity financing of a solar PV power plant located in California. (2018)

Representing DE Shaw Renewable Investments in connection with the acquisition and tax equity financing of a solar PV power plant located in Oregon. (2018)

Represented Axium Infrastructure in its bid to acquire a hydro pump storage facility located in Pennsylvania. (2018)

Represented Luminus Management in its bid to acquire two jack-up rigs located in Mexico. (2018)

Represented InstarAGF Asset Management in its bid for a midstream pipeline located in Ohio. (2018)

Represented Axium Infrastructure in its bid to acquire a 50% interest in a solar power plant portfolio. (2018)

Representing Starwood Energy Group in a sell-side auction of certain combined cycle natural gas power plants. (2018)

Represented Axium Infrastructure in its bid to acquire a solar distributed generation portfolio in the U.S. (2018)

Represented InstarAGF Asset Management in its acquisition from Lincolnshire Management of AMPORTS, a U.S. and Mexico-based logistics car processing port terminal portfolio (2018).

Representing DE Shaw Renewable Investments in a sale transaction involving a solar power plant portfolio. (2018)

Representing Axium Infrastructure, an energy/infrastructure private equity fund, in its bid to acquire 100% of a portfolio of operating natural gas power plants located in the U.S. (2018)

Represented OMERS Private Equity in its sale of Sysomos, a data analytics company. (2018)

Representing a London-based private equity fund in its potential bid to acquire a port terminal in the U.S. (2018)

Represented an energy/infra private equity fund in its acquisition of a natural gas power plant portfolio located in PJM. (2018)

Represented UBS Infrastructure & Private Equity in its acquisition of a significant minority interest in a 785 MW combined-cycle natural-gas-fired electricity generation power plant located in Connecticut from G.E. (2017)

Represented D.E. Shaw Renewable Investments in the acquisition, tax equity financing, and project financings of a 46 MW solar power plant in Arizona; Seller was Torch Clean Energy. (2017)

Represented Starwood Energy Group in its leveraged buyout of a portfolio of natural-gas-fired electricity generation plants located in Massachusetts, from Dynegy, Inc. (2017)

Represented Global Partnership Investing Capital (“GPI”), a private equity fund, in connection with the $2.5 billion funding round of GrabTaxi.

Represented D.E. Shaw Renewable Investments in the acquisition, tax equity financing and back-leverage debt financing of the Cuyama Project, a utility scale 40 MW-ac solar PV project, from First Solar, Inc. located in California.

Represented Axium Infrastructure in connection with the Axium-led consortium to acquire the energy assets that supply Ohio State University in excess of $1 billion. (This transaction marked one of the largest P3 social infrastructure deals in the U.S.) (2017)

Represented OMERS Private Equity (USA) in its acquisition of a U.S.-India based technology company. (2017)

Represented First Reserve in its sale of its energy/infrastructure portfolio to BlackRock. (2017)

Represented Morguard, a $21 billion AUM, Toronto/NY-based real estate buyout fund/REIT, in the leveraged buyout of a 46-story luxury apartment building from Magellan Development for $222.5 million located in Chicago, IL. (2017)

Represented Spring Lane Capital, in the first closing of its $400 million targeted inaugural energy buyout fund.

Representing a North American real estate buyout fund in its pending acquisition of a hybrid retail/multi-family building in the U.S. (2017)

Representing Paris-based LBO France Gestion, a private equity fund, in a recapitalization/refinancing transaction involving one of its U.S.-based portfolio companies in the industrials sector. (2017)

Representing a private equity fund in connection with its acquisition of a solar power plant under development in the U.S. (2017)

Representing a private equity fund in its bid to acquire a street light concession in the U.S. (2017)

Representing a private equity fund in its bid to acquire a 500MW + natural gas cogeneration power plant located in the U.S. (2017)

Representing a private equity fund in its bid to acquire a portfolio of contracted and under development wind farms in the U.S. (2017)

Representing a Canadian power developer in its pending acquisition of a portfolio of hydro power plants located in the U.S. (2017)

Representing a UK based industrials company in a sell side auction (2017)

Representing a North American power/infrastructure open ended PE fund on its evergreen/ongoing U.S. fund formation. (2017)

Representing a U.S. based power fund in its U.S. fund formation activities. (2017)

Representing a Canadian based real estate buyout fund in its U.S. fund formation (2017)

Representing Barclays plc in a U.S. bank financing transaction (2017)

Represented OMERS Private Equity in its sale of Marketwired to NASDAQ. (2016)

Represented Starwood Energy Group, a Greenwich, CT-based private equity fund, in its acquisition of a 790-megawatt combined-cycle natural-gas-fired generation power plant and a 50MW "Peaker" natural-gas-fired generation power plant located in Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania from NextEra Energy Resources for $760M. (2016)

Represented a leading NY-based hedge fund, in its acquisition and related tax equity and construction financing of a 52MW PV solar power project located in Mississippi, which marks the largest solar project development in Mississippi. (2016)

Represented First Reserve, a Greenwich, CT-based private equity fund, in connection with the leveraged buyout from Apex Clean Energy and multiple financings of a 298 megawatt wind farm under development in Oklahoma. This transaction marked the first U.S. renewables acquisition by First Reserve and was named the Financial Deal of the Year at the 2015 Platts Global Energy Awards. (2016)

Represented UBS Infrastructure & Private Equity, a New York-based private equity fund, in its leveraged buyout of a portfolio of 14 conventional energy power plants located in the U.S. and in the Caribbean. (2016)

Representing a private equity fund in connection with its potential acquisition of a distressed U.S. toll road (2016)

Represented Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners, a Canadian-based private equity fund, in its leveraged buyout of two hydro power plants (approximately 292 MW) located in Pennsylvania from Talen Energy for $860M. (2016)

Represented Axium Infrastructure, a private equity fund, in the acquisition from EDF Renewable Energy, Inc. of a 50% equity interest in the Slate Creek Wind Project, LLC, a 150 MW operating wind farm located in Kansas. (2016)

Representing an international pension plan in connection with its potential acquisition of a distressed U.S. toll road (2016)

Represented a Canadian real estate buyout fund in its establishment of a U.S. private REIT with a Canadian pension plan to acquire U.S. multi-family buildings and offices. (2016)

Represented AIG in its private equity investment in a cybersecurity company.

Represented Vale in a tender offer bid for all of the outstanding shares of capital stock of NYSE-listed Alcan Inc. The winning bid was for $38 billion.

Represented a co-lead investment bank as financial advisor to CNOOC Ltd., China’s largest producer of offshore crude oil and natural gas, in its $19.4 billion acquisition of Nexen Inc., an NYSE-listed upstream oil and gas company. This transaction was named “Global M&A Deal of the Year” by The American Lawyer.

Represented the Alaska Permanent Fund in connection with a private equity transaction involving BlackRock Private Equity in the U.S.

Represented Harbinger Capital Partners LLC in its acquisition of Old Mutual U.S. Life Holdings, Inc. for approximately $350 million.

Represented Elliott Management, a New York-based hedge fund in a proposed acquisition in the insurance sector.

Represented a U.S. private equity fund in its bid to acquire a C&I solar portfolio located in the U.S. (2016)

Represented a U.S. private equity fund in its bid to acquire a hydro portfolio located in the U.S. (2016)

Representing a Swiss packaging company in a sell-side auction of certain U.S. assets. (2016)

Representing Blackberry Limited in its pending acquisition of a U.S. target. (2016)

Representing a Canadian life sciences company in a U.S. private placement. (2016)

Represented a U.S. hedge fund it its acquisition of a 100MW solar power plant located in Arizona under development and its ongoing tax equity financing of such project. (2016)

Represented a New York-based private equity fund in its bid to acquire a portfolio of natural gas power-producing assets located in Colorado. (2016)

Representing a renewable energy private equity fund in its acquisition and tax equity financing involving a portfolio of utility scale solar projects. (2016)

Represented a UMT Consulting, a technology consulting company, in its sale to Ernst & Young. (2015)

Representing an infrastructure private equity fund in its acquisition of a portfolio of utility scale solar assets. (2015)

Representing a real estate buyout fund in its acquisition of a multi-family residential building in the U.S. (2015)

Representing a Canadian logistics company on its pending IPO. (2015)

Represented an energy company in the sale of a U.S., utility scale solar PV portfolio. (2015)

Represented a private equity fund in its bid to acquire a NY-based wind energy company. (2015)

Represented an international pension plan in its acquisition of a U.S. social media company. (2015)

Represented Kruger Energy in the potential sale of a U.S. energy asset in the solar sector. (2015)

Represented Swiss Life in a private equity investment in a 1.1 GW U.S. wind portfolio. (2015)

Represented a non-U.S. pension plan in the acquisition of an equity interest in a U.S. toll road. (2014)

Represented LBO France Gestion in connection with the leveraged buyout of 100% of McIntosh, a high-end audio equipment company, and certain other U.S. operating subsidiaries of Italy-based Fine Sounds S.p.A. (2014)

Represented UBS Infrastructure & Private Equity in connection with its acquisition of a U.S. wind farm portfolio. (2014)

Represented Kruger Energy in the acquisition of three solar projects located in California with 130 MW of PV. (2014)

Represented Morguard Corporation in its acquisition of a 49% equity interest in Chicago-based multi-family property development from CIM Fund III. (2014)

Representing Kruger Energy in its bid to acquire a gas distribution company in the U.S. (2014)

Representing the Alaska Permanent Fund in connection with an infrastructure fund transaction involving Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Partners II in the U.S. (2014)

Representing New York-based TOMS Capital in connection with an oil and gas U.S.-European M&A transaction. (2014)

Represented Future Electronics in an Asia & European financing transaction. (2014)

Represented certain life insurance companies in connection with their acquisition financing of a utility scale, solar power plant portfolio. (2014)

Represented the Alaska Permanent Fund in connection with a private equity transaction involving LS Power in the U.S. (2013)

Represented Fiera Axium Infrastructure in connection with an acquisition of a 49% private equity interest in a wind farm portfolio located in Oregon State from EDP Renewables North America. (2013)

Represented Johnson & Johnson in connection with a media sector U.S. acquisition. (2013)

Represented Morguard Corporation in connection with a $450M acquisition of certain multi-family residences from Pearlmark. (2013)

Represented Virginia-based EJF Capital in a corporate M&A matter in the U.S. involving a U.S. REIT. (2013)

Represented the Alaska Permanent Fund, indirectly through its investment in Global Infrastructure Partners Ltd and directly along with several co-investors, in the acquisition of a 35 percent interest in the container terminal operations business of Switzerland’s MSC Mediterranean Shipping Co. SA for approximately $1.93 billion. (2013)

Represented a private equity management team in a joint venture with a prominent hedge fund to create a platform to acquire distressed private equity/hedge funds and alternative asset managers. (2013)

Represented a Canadian healthcare company in connection with a U.S. high yield offering. (2013)

Represented Japan-based Mitsui in a private equity investment in a GDF Suez Canada’s 680 MW wind farm aggregation. (2012)

Represented Toronto-based Morguard Corporation in its acquisition, through a wholly owned subsidiary, of a 100% freehold interest in Alta at K Station, a LEED Gold Certified high rise residential rental complex in Chicago, Illinois for approximately $300 million. (2012)

Representing Brevan Howard, a European-based hedge fund, in a potential U.S. corporate acquisition. (2012)

Representing RBC Dominion Securities and JMP Securities in a U.S. equity offering in the life sciences sector. (2012)

Representing Morguard in a U.S. financing transaction in Florida. (2012)

Representing Nomura Securities International in a U.S. corporate/project finance transaction in the renewable energy sector. (2012)

Representing Trimel Pharmaceuticals Corporation in a U.S. private placement of equity securities. (2012)

Representing EnerTech Teneo Growth Equity Fund in an energy technology private equity fund formation transaction. (2012)

Representing Fiera Axium Infrastructure Inc. with respect to a North American fund formation transaction. (2012)

Represented a consortium of private equity funds in an investment into Space-Time Insight, a smart grid company based in California. (2012)

Represented an investment bank in connection with its potential private equity investment in a solar PV company in the U.S. (2012)

Represented a Canadian REIT on a cross border REIT IPO transaction. (2012)

Represented U.S.-based Kaplan Inc. in connection with a sell-side auction of one of its wholly-owned subsidiaries to a U.S. buyer in the education sector. (2012)

Represented Mitsubishi Corporation in a joint venture transaction in the waste to energy sector in the U.S. (2012)

Represented Export Development Canada (“EDC”) in a bilateral financing in the U.K. (2012)

Represented a consortium (including a prominent Canadian pension plan) in a M&A transaction involving a transportation asset in an emerging market. (2012)

Represented TDI-USA Holdings Corp. (“TDI USA”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Toronto-based Transmission Developers Inc. (“TDI”), for the purpose of developing the assets of three transmission projects in the United States, financed by The Blackstone Group for over $1 billion. (2012)

Represented Morguard (a Canadian REIT) in a private equity transaction in California. (2012)

Represented New York-based Caithness Development in connection with a U.S. private equity investment. (2012)

Represented a Turkey-based company in a M&A transaction involving the U.S. and Canada. (2012)

Represented a leading U.S. based clean tech fund in a $500 million late stage fund formation transaction. (2012)

Represented two investment banks in a U.S. commercial dispute. (2012)

Represented Export Development Canada in a $250 million bilateral loan financing of Petrobras in Brazil. (2011)

Represented OMERS Private Equity (USA) with respect to a commercial dispute involving one of their U.S. portfolio companies in the media sector. (2011)

Represented Barclays Natural Resource Investments (BNRI) division of Barclays Capital, the investment banking division of Barclays Bank PLC, in connection with its private equity investment in K Road Power, an independent power developer focused on developing, financing, owning and operating utility-scale solar projects in the Southwest United States. (2011)

Represented an investment bank which served as financial advisor to Townsquare Media, LLC’s in connection with its acquisition of Millennium Radio Holdings, LLC. (2011)

Represented CoaLogix Inc. in connection with the sale of the company for $101 million. The sale was to funds managed by Energy Capital Partners. (2011)

Represented Morguard (a Canadian REIT) in an acquisition of the Boynton shopping center located in Florida. (2011)

Represented a Greenwich-based hedge fund in a M&A/restructuring transaction.

Represented EnerTech Capital in a venture capital transaction involving Tangent Energy Solutions.

Represented Strategic Value Partners, a U.S. hedge fund in the sale of Pacific Crossing to NTT Communications in Japan.

Represented Citigroup’s Alternative Investments in its private equity investment in GreatPoint Energy, Inc., a U.S.- based coal gasification company.

Represented G.E. in its bid for Hydro-Québec’s controlling interest in HQI Transelec Chile S.A. The winning bid was for $1.8 billion.

Represented Magna E-Car Systems of America in a proposed venture capital investment in a U.S. solid state battery manufacturer.

Represented OMERS Private Equity in a proposed M&A transaction.

Represented an investment bank in a U.S.-Canada financing.

Represented Manulife Corporation in a U.S.-Canada financing of a wind farm.

Represented New York-based Conduit Capital Partners in an acquisition of a portfolio of power plants in certain undisclosed emerging markets.

Represented Toronto-based Morguard Corporation in a U.S. joint venture in connection with the acquisition of certain real estate properties in New Jersey.

Represented Morgan Stanley’s Infrastructure fund in an acquisition of a power plant in Kansas.

Represented Vancouver-based Goldcorp Inc. in a multi-billion dollar joint venture/project financing transaction in an undisclosed emerging market.

Represented Montreal-based Induspac in its sale of a wholly-owned subsidiary to Forest Resources, LLC.

Represented Montreal-based Canadian National Railway Company (CN) in a corporate commercial dispute matter in the U.S.

Represented Southern Cross Private Equity Fund III, L.P. in a joint venture/private equity investment in a pharmaceutical company in Mexico.

Represented Tri-White Corporation, a Canadian merchant bank in a M&A transaction involving a Connecticut-based company.

Represented Environmental Capital Partners, LLC, a New York-based buyout fund (affiliated with Emigrant Savings Bank) focused on the climate change sector with respect to a bid for an environmental consulting business.

Represented Sierra Geothermal Power Corp., a Vancouver-based geothermal company in a joint venture with a U.S. developer in Nevada.

Represented Investment bank as agent for a syndicate of secured owners of China-based PRC, LLC who became equity lenders under a reorganized limited liability company.

Represented Morgan Stanley Private Equity with respect to its private equity investment in Solar Monkey, Inc.

Represented Morgan Stanley Private Equity with respect to its private equity investment in Recurrent Energy, Inc.

Represented Morgan Stanley Private Equity with respect to its private equity investment in EyeOn Energy, Ltd.

Credentials

B.C.L., McGill University, Distinction, Dean’s Honour List

LL.B., McGill University, Distinction, Dean’s Honour List

B.A., McGill University, with Great Distinction, Dean’s Honour List, James McGill Scholar

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Recognized as a leading U.S. M&A lawyer by Chambers USA


2014 and 2015

Recognized as a leading business lawyer by Chambers Global


2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019

Recognized as a leading U.S. Private Equity Buyouts lawyer by Legal 500 U.S.


2017, 2018, and 2019

Recognized as a leading U.S. M&A lawyer by Legal 500 U.S.


2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017, 2018, and 2019

Recognized as a leading U.S. Securities lawyer in the category of Capital Markets: Global Offerings


Legal 500 U.S. 2013

Recognized as a leading lawyer in Energy by Legal 500 U.S.


2013, 2014, 2017, 2018, and 2019

Recognized as a leading U.S. Project Finance lawyer by Legal 500 U.S.


2016, and 2017

Named by New York Super Lawyers for M&A


2010, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018

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Recognized as a leading U.S. M&A lawyer by Chambers USA


2014 and 2015

Recognized as a leading business lawyer by Chambers Global


2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019

Recognized as a leading U.S. Private Equity Buyouts lawyer by Legal 500 U.S.


2017, 2018, and 2019

Recognized as a leading U.S. M&A lawyer by Legal 500 U.S.


2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2017, 2018, and 2019

Recognized as a leading U.S. Securities lawyer in the category of Capital Markets: Global Offerings


Legal 500 U.S. 2013

Recognized as a leading lawyer in Energy by Legal 500 U.S.


2013, 2014, 2017, 2018, and 2019

Recognized as a leading U.S. Project Finance lawyer by Legal 500 U.S.


2016, and 2017

Named by New York Super Lawyers for M&A


2010, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018