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Global USA Projects

The Projects rankings table below has been designed to provide the most in-depth insights and reviews of the top ranked lawyers and law firms. The firms included in our rankings have been recommended by in-house counsel, other third-party experts and private practice lawyers. Our comprehensive research ensures you have all the information needed when looking to purchase legal services across USA.

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Africa-wide
  1. Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
    Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP
    Projects
    Global 2022 | Spotlight | 9 Years Ranked
    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 for experience handling projects in jurisdictions across Africa.
Latin America-wide
  1. Clifford Chance US LLP
    Projects
    Global 2022 | Spotlight | 9 Years Ranked
    Expertly represents development banks, multilateral agencies and export credit agencies in international project development and financing. Particularly active in South America, especially in the Colombian and Argentine markets, with further expertise across Africa. Offers expertise spanning an impressive breadth of project types including transportation, conventional power and renewable energy infrastructure.
  2. Mayer Brown LLP
    Mayer Brown LLP
    Projects
    Global 2022 | Spotlight | 9 Years Ranked
    Best known as one of the leading PPP teams in the country. Offers superb representation to numerous public bodies as well as private sponsors and lenders. Highly capable across all major infrastructure areas including roads, ports, airports and general transit, as well as social infrastructure projects. Also provides clients with strong knowledge of the renewables and tax equity space, with particular strength in Latin America.
  3. Milbank LLP
    Projects
    Global 2022 | Spotlight | 9 Years Ranked
    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.
  4. Norton Rose Fulbright
    Norton Rose Fulbright
    Projects
    Global 2022 | Spotlight | 9 Years Ranked
    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 with notable capabilities in Latin American work. 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.
  5. Paul Hastings LLP
    Paul Hastings LLP
    Projects
    Global 2022 | Spotlight | 6 Years Ranked
    Has a strong offering for energy and infrastructure project financing and development work in Latin America. Active in jurisdictions including Brazil, Mexico and Peru.
  6. Shearman & Sterling LLP
    Shearman & Sterling LLP
    Projects
    Global 2022 | Spotlight | 9 Years Ranked
    Broad projects practice, able to assist clients across the full gamut of energy project finance and development matters. Active for both lenders and sponsors on a wide range of domestic and international energy projects. Well regarded for its strength in mining work across the globe. Assists both borrowers and traditional and alternative financiers in financing matters throughout the Americas and Africa. Adept at areas as diverse as gas power station financing and transportation matters in the PPP space. Also recognised for downstream oil and gas facility financing.
  7. Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
    Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
    Projects
    Global 2022 | Spotlight | 9 Years Ranked
    Respected New York-based firm with a strong understanding of project sponsor work. Very well regarded for work on conventional oil and gas matters as well as on complex LNG projects at home and abroad. Possesses notable capabilities in regard to liquefaction projects. Also highly active on international mining project financings, with a particular strength in South America.
  8. White & Case LLP
    White & Case LLP
    Projects
    Global 2022 | Spotlight | 8 Years Ranked
    Routinely retained by lenders and sponsors on a wide variety of project financing and development. Particularly adept at managing large and diverse sets of interests in LNG, conventional oil and gas and power work. Very well thought of on downstream oil and gas. Active on international work, particularly in Latin American markets. Additional capabilities in the acquisition and sale of wind and solar project assets and portfolios at varying stages of development. Possesses further strength in PPP work both domestically and abroad.
  9. Allen & Overy LLP
    Projects
    Global 2022 | Spotlight
  10. Latham & Watkins LLP
    Projects
    Global 2022 | Spotlight