Our team’s experience includes work on a broad array of energy and related projects such as refineries and petrochemical plants; wind, solar and traditional power generation facilities; alternative fuels and waste to gas projects; oil, natural gas and products pipelines; oil field services; and alternative fuels and commodities transactions. Our experience provides insight and understanding of the unique issues that arise out of and impact energy transactions.
Our attorneys serve as trusted advisors to energy companies, entrepreneurs and investors. We represent issuers, buyers, sellers, private equity firms and other investors in a wide range of transactions, including early-stage venture financing, traditional private equity funding and project financing. Our work also includes the formation and operation of private investment funds.
Our clients often rely on Kelley Drye to serve as outside general counsel and thereby to assist them with the paramount business and legal issues impacting the company. Our team advises energy companies on the legal aspects of business ventures and transactions, which run the gamut from decisions related to the company’s corporate formation structure and governance to the financing, acquisition and disposition, and capital market participation. We also assist energy clients on matters related to general corporate counseling, taxation, protection of intellectual property portfolios and contract negotiations, including employment, joint venture, distribution, offtake and lease agreements.