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Rohit represents several of the world’s leading developers of renewable and conventional energy generation projects on project development, financing and purchase/sale arrangements. He has extensive experience in the solar, wind, gas and energy storage sectors, with a particular focus on California and other U.S. jurisdictions. Rohit's past deal experience spans energy and infrastructure projects in the Americas, Asia, India, Europe and the Middle East, and includes award-winning transactions.
In recent years, Rohit has represented numerous winning bidders on thousands of MWs of PPAs and tolling agreements awarded by California’s investor owned utilities. Rohit has also represented several developers and sponsors on both "physical" PPAs and "virtual" PPAs across from large non-utility corporate and other buyers across the U.S. He has also represented several clients on a variety of energy storage projects, including stand-alone and hybrid projects in both California and other U.S. jurisdictions. Finally, Rohit has recently represented multiple clients on the purchase and sale of renewables projects in various U.S. jurisdictions.
Rohit has substantial experience in project development and construction arrangements, including power purchase and other offtake agreements, EPC/construction contracts and supply arrangements, as well as project company M&A, sales and purchase arrangements.
Rohit started his legal career at White & Case LLP in New York, where he focused on project development and project finance transactions across the globe. Prior to law and business schools, Rohit was an investment banking analyst at Credit Suisse in San Francisco, where he provided M&A and financial advisory services to technology companies in Silicon Valley.
In addition to being admitted in California and New York, Rohit is also admitted in Massachusetts (inactive).