$60 Million Senior Secured Credit Facility
Represented administrative agent and lender in a $60 million senior secured credit facility and equity kicker agreement with a borrower in the oil and gas waste disposal business.
Panda Power Funds/Sherman Gas-Fired Power Plant
Represented Panda Power Funds in the secured financing of the development of a natural gas-fired power plant in Sherman, Texas.
Panda Power Funds/Temple Gas-Fired Power Plant
Represented Panda Power Funds in the secured financing of the development of a natural gas-fired power plant in Temple, Texas.
Multi-Currency Financing - Mirant - Sale of Caribbean Assets
Represented Mirant Corporation in its divestiture of various Caribbean majority-owned and minority-owned power-related assets and operation.
Alternative Power Technology Demonstration Project
Counsel for developer in connection with project financing and U.S. government funding of alternative power technology demonstration project.
$135 Million Restructuring - Telecommunications
Lead Counsel to a secured creditor in connection with a $135 million restructuring of Brazil telecommunications company.
$180 Million Chemical Production Project
Lead counsel to agent bank and lead lender in $180 million chemical production project owned by a leading multinational chemicals manufacturer and employing proprietary technologies.
Power Generation Plant in Gordonsville, Virginia
Project counsel to project sponsor on the development, construction, financing, and operation of a $220,000,000 280MW gas-fired combined cycle power generation plant in Gordonsville, Virginia.
Financing of Nuclear Power Plant Simulator
Lead counsel for agent bank and lead lender in financing of nuclear power plant simulator.
$2.5 Billion Financing - Public Service of New Hampshire
Lead Counsel to Agent Banks and lead lenders in connection with $2.5 billion financing of post-workout acquisition of the utility Public Service of New Hampshire.
Brazilian Wireless Telecommunications Company
Lead counsel to the lenders in connection with $200 million project financing of a Brazilian wireless telecommunications company.
$600 Million Financial Restructuring - Niagara Mohawk
Lead Counsel to Agent Bank and lead lenders in connection with a $600 million financial restructuring of the utility Niagara Mohawk.
Disaggregated Assets of Two Major U.S. Utilities - Due Diligence and Bidding
Lead counsel to the sponsor in due diligence and bidding for the disaggregated assets of two major U.S. utilities.
Caribbean-Based LNG/CNG Project
Project counsel in connection with Caribbean-based LNG/CNG project.
Acquisition of Power Plant and Energy Management Agreement
Lead counsel to the sponsor in the acquisition of a 520MW gas-fired combined-cycle power plant located in the eastern U.S. with concurrent negotiation and drafting of an energy management agreement.
Divestiture of New England Hydroelectric and Diesel Power Plants
Lead counsel to utility in the divestiture of New England hydroelectric and diesel power plants.
Financing of Packaging Plant Operations in Hong Kong
Lead counsel for borrower in connection with $65 million project financing of packaging plant operations in Hong Kong.
Leveraged Lease of Nuclear Fuel Production Plants
Lead counsel to the equity participant in the leveraged lease of two nuclear fuel production plants.
First Nationwide Wireless Radio Spectrum Auction in Taiwan
Lead counsel to telecommunications client in connection with the first nationwide wireless radio spectrum auction in Taiwan.
Nuclear Fuel Lease Trusts
Lead counsel for agent bank and lead lender in financing of multiple nuclear fuel lease trusts for nuclear power plants aggregating in excess of $850 million.
Opposition of Bankruptcy Plan - Coal Production
Lead counsel to a secured creditor in connection with opposition of a bankruptcy plan and initiation of a contested bankruptcy auction of coal production assets.
Latin American Project Portfolio
Lead counsel to lender in connection with $150 million financing of acquisition of Latin American project portfolio.
Proposed Sale of Caribbean Geothermal Power Project
Project counsel in connection with proposed sale of Caribbean geothermal power project.
Turnkey Wireless Telecommunications Project in Mexico
Lead counsel to vendor in connection with the negotiation and implementation of a $550 million turnkey wireless telecommunications project in Mexico.
Portfolio of Midwest Power Plants - Due Diligence and Bidding
Lead counsel to the sponsor in due diligence and bidding for a portfolio of Midwest power plants, including power plants subject to multiple highly-structured lease and other financial and tax-advantaged arrangements.
Secondary Petroleum Processing Technology Project
Project counsel to developer and sponsors in connection with development of secondary petroleum processing technology project and subsequent rollout of financed production facilities.
Structured Financing of Wireless Telecommunication Assets
Counsel for borrower in connection with $500 million structured financing of wireless telecommunication assets.
Telecommunications Backbone in Argentina and Chile
Lead counsel for lenders in connection with $150 million project financing of a telecommunications backbone in Argentina and Chile.
Nuclear Power Plants in Russia
Acted as counsel to an international construction firm in the re-powering using natural gas-fired combined cycle turbines of two plutonium nuclear power plants in Tomsk-7 and Krasnoyarsk-28, Russia.
Project Financing for $55 Million Generic Pharmaceutical Plant in Russia
Acted as project counsel to the sponsors in the development, construction, financing, and operation of a $55 million generic pharmaceutical plant in Oblensk, Russia.
Project Financing - $800 Million Project Financing - Sub-Saharan Toll Road
Acted as lead international counsel to project sponsor in connection with an $800 million financing of the first privately-financed sub-Saharan toll road, between Johannesburg, South Africa and Maputo, Mozambique.
Cogeneration Facility in Curacao, Netherlands Antilles
Lead counsel to sellers in the sale and purchase of a 133-MW electricity, steam, desalinated water and compressed air production facility in Curacao, Netherlands Antilles.
MMX Mineração e Metálicos S.A. (MMX)
Represented MMX Mineração e Metálicos S.A. (MMX), a Brazilian mining company, in a three tranche facility aggregating US$250 million in bank facilities and R$580 million of financing from the Brazilian Development Bank (BNDES), in a project named as Trade Finance
Deal of the Year.
Future Energy LLC
Counsel for a technology owner and developer of an 18-MW biomass gasification power generating test facility funded by the Department of Energy.
Negotiation of Tolling and Interconnection Agreements
For the owner of a cogeneration facility with an existing PPA to sell capacity and energy to its interconnected utility, we negotiated a tolling agreement with a replacement purchaser and an interconnection agreement with the interconnected utility.
Geothermal Power Plants in the Philippines
Lead counsel for lenders in connection with $120 million project financing of two geothermal power plants with a combined output of 80MW in the Philippines.
Project Financing - Acquisition of Privatized Power Facilities in Latin America
Lead counsel to agent bank and lenders in connection with $350 million portfolio project financing facility for acquisition of privatized power facilities in Latin America.
Coal Mine Production Financing
Lead counsel for agent Bank and lead lender in connection with financing of coal mine production.
Ethanol Production Plant Utilizing Corn Feedstock in Nebraska
Counsel to the sponsors in connection with the restructuring and refinancing of a 42 million gallons/year ethanol production plant utilizing corn feedstock in Nebraska.
Represented private equity funds and hedge funds in structuring, negotiating and documenting a wide range of derivatives transactions, including total return swaps, credit default swaps, interest rate swaps, foreign exchange swaps and others.
Venezuelan Petrochemicals - $135 Million Government-Sponsored Restructuring
Lead Counsel to agent bank and lead lenders in connection with a $135 million government-sponsored restructuring of a Venezuelan petrochemicals project.
Vendor Financing of Wireless Telecommunication Project in Brazil
Acted as lead counsel for multi-lender $700 million vendor-financed tranche in connection with the $1.45 billion project financing of a wireless telecommunications project in Brazil.
Wireless Telecommunications Assets in Colombia
Lead Counsel to a secured creditor in connection with a $110 million restructuring of a Colombian telecommunications company in both pre-bankruptcy and bankruptcy proceedings.
Construction Financing of a Semi-Submersible Offshore Drilling Platform in Korea
Lead counsel for borrower in connection with construction financing of a semi-submersible offshore drilling platform in Korea.
$80 Million Total Return Swap - Mexican Industrial Company
Represented a leading French investment bank in an $80 million total return swap for a large Mexican industrial company, using the shares of an affiliate as the reference obligation, to enable the issuer to obtain access to capital based on the value of those shares without encumbering or liquidating them.