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The gold standard: they are very knowledgeable, have a very deep bench and work around the clock to make sure negotiations go well. - Chambers USA, 2019

The nearly 300 lawyers in Kirkland’s Energy & Infrastructure Practice Group have a strong presence in Texas, London, New York, San Francisco and Washington, D.C., and handle an array of sophisticated energy and infrastructure transactions and advisory engagements. These attorneys span all of our practice groups, including corporate M&A, private equity, capital markets, fund formation, debt and project finance, oil and gas transactions, restructuring, litigation, tax, environmental, real estate and energy regulatory. We regularly represent public and private companies, financial institutions and sophisticated private equity firms and hedge funds in cutting edge transactions in the upstream, midstream, downstream, water, power (conventional and renewable), infrastructure and services sectors, and our attorneys have decades of experience advising clients in these sectors throughout the life-cycle of the underlying assets.

We handle a wide array of energy matters, such as:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Debt and project finance
  • Capital markets
  • Joint ventures
  • Recapitalizations
  • Tax Equity Investments
  • Minority investments
  • Commercial arrangements
  • IPOs and exits
  • Leveraged buyouts
  • Spin-offs, Carve-outs and other Divestitures
  • Fund Formations
  • Reorganizations
  • Energy Regulatory Compliance and Related Litigation Matters

Project Finance Group of the Year

Law360, 2019

Leading Energy: Oil & Gas Firms/Leading Energy: Electricity Firms

Chambers USA, 2019

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