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What the team is known for

A talented sponsor-side practice that focuses on renewable project development with expertise in solar and wind developments. Offers further knowledge of alternative energy projects including algae, geothermal and biomass facilities. Active on power purchase agreements, financings, turbine supply agreements and construction matters. Also possesses a good understanding of the tax structures surrounding renewable projects. Offers cross-border capabilities, representing clients on project development and financing matters in Europe, South America and Africa.

Notable practitioners

Alexandra Mertens has notable expertise in the development and financing of renewable energy projects and portfolios. She handles tax equity, securities and other structured finance arrangements.
"She helps to get to creative solutions with the other side." "She is very practical and always gets to the right answer fast."

Brian Nese has deep experience in the renewable energy market with a particular focus on solar projects. He advises developers, owners and operators on project development, financing and M&A.
"He is knowledgeable and smart."

Chad Marriot is an up-and-coming attorney noted for his work on wind and solar project financings.
"He is really good at taking an entire draft of comments from the other side and distilling them down to the most important points the client needs to focus on. He is skilled in his ability to identify points that require more conversation and analysis and put aside the ones that don't." "He is a real team player."

Kevin Pearson is a tax specialist commended for his work handling tax equity financing arrangements for renewable energy projects.
"He is a tax virtuoso. His knowledge of not just where the tax law is but where it is going and his ability to anticipate that is incredibly helpful as a client trying to navigate complex tax structures in renewable energy." "He provides important tax information clearly and succinctly."

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Projects: Renewables & Alternative Energy


Alexandra Mertens
Band 2
Brian Nese
Band 3
Chad Marriott
Up and Coming
Kevin Pearson
Band 4