Dan Mathews has over 30 years of experience and manages a leading practice in project development, asset acquisitions and financings in the energy and infrastructure sectors. He is currently a Partner and Global Co-Head of Infrastructure while also serving on Orrick’s Board of Directors.
Dan advises clients on Public-Private Partnerships and large-scale, complex project financings. His key clients include major strategic and financial sponsors who have been involved in many of the largest and highest profile PPP and project development transactions over the past 20 years. Dan leads a team that has the depth and breadth to deliver excellence in every phase of a project, including development, construction, financing and operations, as well as providing leading M&A, restructuring and tax advice.
Dan has long been recognized
as a leading practitioner in publications such as Chambers USA, The Legal 500
and others. According to Chambers USA Guide to America’s Leading Lawyers for Business (2016), clients describe him as the "best in the business. He has an encyclopedic memory about all the deals in the market and a negotiating style that solves problems rather than creating them." Dan has been named a leading lawyer by Chambers USA each year since 2005.
Dan advises on projects spanning the infrastructure space, including toll roads, rail, airports, ports, thermal and renewable energy generation, transmission infrastructure, telecommunications infrastructure, and water and waste facilities.