What the team is known for
Extremely highly regarded LNG practice, with an impressive renewables offering to match. Active in conventional oil and gas projects, plus big-ticket LNG financing and developments, both domestically and abroad. Well regarded for work in the PPP arena and active on several transportation-focused projects for both bidders and investors. Able to call on a global network of offices to assist on multi-jurisdictional deals. Continues to assist clients on high-profile wind and solar project financings. Offers further strengths advising on the sale and acquisition of project companies, single projects and portfolios in the conventional and renewable power sectors.
has an impressive track record of advising lenders, sponsors and private equity funds on project financing in the renewables space. Sources say: "He's experienced and a very calming presence. He's also very thorough and analytical."
Sources characterise Chaim Wachsberger
as "a legend"
and "one of the stars of the industry."
He has a wealth of experience across a broad array of financing matters, with particular expertise advising on strategic investments in conventional and renewable power projects.
One source says David Burton
is "very knowledgeable and focused on client service,"
while another highlights: "He provides commercial advice and constructive solutions."
He assists a variety of clients with tax equity finance, particularly involving solar projects. He has further strengths in advising on renewable energy fund formation.
According to market commentators, Douglas Buchanan QC
is "considered the father of P3 in Canada."
He is equally capable of advising on domestic and international infrastructure PPP projects.
is commended for handling complex and high-value financing and development work in the PPP space. He has considerable expertise in acting for lenders. He is head of the infrastructure, mining and commodities practice and co-head of North American infrastructure.
has an excellent track record in the LNG market, where he frequently assists clients with complex project development and financing matters. Market sources highlight: "He's an exceptional lawyer and a master of conflict resolution. John's presence and reputation is a huge advantage to explaining challenging positions to your counterparties."
The "legendary" Keith Martin
is esteemed for his market-leading expertise in tax equity financing, commentators attesting: "He's the premier tax equity lawyer in the country."
Further sources say: "Hehas a brilliant mind, he's very customer-centred and he works extremely hard to deliver everything perfectly on time."
A client reports: "We don't make any significant moves without hearing from Keith Martin."
assists clients with the financing of energy and other infrastructure projects. He has particular expertise in the Department of Energy's Loan Guarantee Program.
is widely regarded as a leader in the development and financing of major LNG projects. He has further capabilities assisting with renewable and conventional power matters. Clients say: "He's very experienced, always has a positive mentality and is extremely thorough."
has notable experience assisting with the financing and development of energy infrastructure. He is particularly noted for his lender representation.
is an esteemed practitioner able to draw on decades of experience in the space. He offers sage counsel to both developers and lenders on power sector project financing and development work.
is "truly solutions-oriented,"
according to interviewees.
He has a strong track record of handling financing and hedging agreements involving solar, wind and other energy projects.
is highly regarded for his work on the financing, development, acquisition and sale of single projects and portfolios across the conventional and renewable power sectors. Clients say: "He provides excellent quality work and value. He's a big player in the market."