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What the team is known for

Milbank LLP is one of the strongest and most focused projects firms operating in the USA today, frequently advising on some of the most complex and innovative project financings. Possesses strength across the full range of project financing and development, with particular skill representing big-name lenders. Strength in Latin America, the USA and further afield remains a consistent theme with this team. Frequently provides advice to debt and equity investors, private sponsors and government lenders on sophisticated cross-border matters. Leverages its international expertise in mining and other sectors to represent development finance institutions, export credit agencies and multilateral development banks.

Strengths

"Milbank is a top-tier firm."

"The firm is very experienced with a deep bench of attorneys."

Work highlights

Milbank LLP advised the lead arrangers on the $2 billion financing of Metro de Panamá’s Metro Line 3 Project.

Milbank LLP represented Truist Bank and ING Capital LLC in the $98 million financing of the Bluebonnet Pipeline System.

Milbank LLP represented the lenders in connection with the $350 million term loan and $100 million revolver to CPV Maryland, owner of the 745 MW natural gas-fired power plant in Charles County, Maryland.

Milbank LLP represented Deutsche Bank and the commercial bank lenders in connection with the $804 million project financing for the Edwards & Sanborn Solar and Storage Facility in Kern County, California.

Milbank LLP represented the lenders in the $180 million loan commitment for the Compañía Minera Zaldívar SPA in Antofagasta, Chile.

Notable practitioners

Alexander Borisoff leverages his expertise in the mining and energy sectors to assist agency lenders on international project finance, with a particular focus on Latin America.
"He is very good at bringing sides together to reach an agreement."

Allan Marks is highly regarded for his work assisting sponsors and lenders on a broad array of project financings. He is particularly expert in PPP structures.
"Allan is very practical and commercial."

Carolina Walther-Meade is well known for her representation of lenders and sponsors in domestic and international project financing in the energy, mining and transportation sectors. She is particularly knowledgeable of Latin America markets.
"She is practical and has strong substantive knowledge."

Daniel Bartfeld has a wealth of domestic and international experience in the financing and acquisition of projects across the oil and gas, power and mining sectors. He is the global practice leader for energy, projects and infrastructures and frequently acts for lenders, borrowers and multilateral agencies.
"Daniel is a creative lawyer who knows how to get complicated deals across the line."

Daniel Michalchuk is a well-known project finance attorney, who has expertise across oil and gas and electric power projects. He advises on domestic US and international developments.
"He is a very strong lawyer who is knowledgeable of the sector and has strong commercial skills."

Henry Scott regularly represents his lender clients in the financing of projects in the renewable energy sector. He has experience across solar, wind and battery storage assets.

Jaime Ramirez is commended for his work in significant project financings as well as acquisition and divestiture transactions. He has considerable expertise in Latin American jurisdictions.

Michael Duff is recognized for his projects work in the renewable energy sector. He is praised for his expert handling of tax equity matters.
"He is very practical, effective, solution-orientated and pragmatic."

Michael Klaus primarily represents financial institutions in the acquisition and financing of projects in the renewables space.
"His analysis of issues is top-notch." "He is extremely thorough, practical and very commercial."

Roland Estevez lends his expertise to complex project financing arrangements in Latin America. He works across both traditional and renewable asset classes.
"He is commercial."

Timothy Wendling 's practice covers the financing of renewable projects including wind and solar assets.

William Bice is an attorney of exceptional capability well known for his project financing work in the power space. He also advises on development and restructuring matters.
"He is terrific in the power world." "He is very smart, commercial and creative." "He is great at understanding the business implications of difficult legal issues."

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Overview

Milbank is recognized as a leading choice for the financing and development of the most critical and pioneering infrastructure projects across the globe. The firm represents leading players – such as debt and equity investors, private sponsors and government lenders – in project financings across all sectors, such as power and energy (including renewables), oil/gas, transportation infrastructure, and telecommunications. In the past three years, Milbank has closed more than 250 project financings, which raised more than $125 billion for infrastructure projects worldwide.


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Milbank LLP

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55 Hudson Yards

New York

New York

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NY 10001-2163

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USA - Nationwide

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Alexander Borisoff
Band 4
Allan T Marks
Band 2
Carolina Walther-Meade
Band 4
Daniel D Bartfeld
Band 1
Daniel J Michalchuk
Band 2
Jaime Ramirez
Band 4

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