Gilbert Porter in Law360: Dealmakers Q&A: Haynes and Boone's Gilbert Porter

08/11/2014


Gilbert D. Porter is co-chairman of the projects practice at Haynes and Boone LLP. Over his 35-plus years of practice, he has led more than 120 project transactions in more than 35 countries throughout the United States, Mexico, the Caribbean, Latin America, Asia, Russia, the Middle East and South Africa, and has advised on several hundred more...

As a participant in Law360's Q&A series with dealmaking movers and shakers, Gilbert Porter shared his perspective on five questions:

Q: What’s the most challenging deal you’ve worked on, and why?
A: Early in my career I realized that my natural curiosity, coupled with my math abilities, set me apart from a number of my colleagues when clients wished to explore creating new financial products. This was a great help to me in the first years of what we now call “project finance,” as well as when I worked on early-stage derivatives and securitization products.

Excerpted from Law360, August 11, 2014. To view full article, click here (subscription required).

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