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What the team is known for

Highly respected for its work on tax equity matters in the renewables space, where the team frequently represents large financial institutions. Garners praise for its deep understanding of the tax code and knowledge of key federal actors. Appears on high-stakes conventional power facility development and financing, on which it acts for sponsor-side and lender-side clients. Adept at representing clients in project-related capital markets and A&D transactions. Successfully developing additional strength in PPP work.

Notable practitioners

David Horner has considerable experience advising on the financing and development of PPP infrastructure projects. Sources say: "He understands the wider context, tailoring his approach depending on the stage of the project, which makes it more efficient for everybody."

Up-and-coming attorney Hilary Lefko is commended by market commentators as a "terrific, noteworthy lawyer." She assists clients with tax matters in connection with renewable energy project financing.

Head of the firm's energy and infrastructure practice, Jeff Schroeder has considerable expertise in project finance and development, particularly in the renewables sector. Sources say he is "a great problem solver who knows the market very well."

John Beardsworth is a projects expert hugely respected for his work in natural resources and infrastructure projects throughout Africa.

Head of the PPP and infrastructure group, John O'Neill counsels clients on the financing and development of projects spanning the social infrastructure and transportation sectors. Market commentators highlight: "He is very intuitive and an excellent negotiator. In addition, he is able to discuss and explain issues to non-lawyers in a very effective manner."

Laura Ellen Jones is an impressive performer in the renewables sector, providing expert advice on a broad array of tax credit matters relating to the development and financing of solar, wind, biomass and other assets. Sources highlight: "She is very commercially minded and doesn't let the small things get in the way of successful deals. She knows what to look for, can see the potential pitfalls and get the deal done effectively."

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Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP

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200 Park Avenue

New York

New York

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NY 10166

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Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.

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Jeff Schroeder
Band 2
John J Beardsworth
Foreign expert for Africa-wide

Projects: PPP


David Horner
Band 3
John O'Neill
Band 3

Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy


Hilary Lefko
Up and Coming
Jeff Schroeder
Band 3

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