Louise focuses her practice on project finance and corporate transactions in the energy industry, primarily in the conventional and renewable energy power sectors.

Louise was recognized as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers in 2016, 2017, and 2018 and by Euromoney's 2018 Rising Stars Expert Guide for Energy and Natural Resources Law.

She represents public and private companies in their roles as sponsors, developers, issuers, borrowers, lenders and investors in a variety of transactions, including project financings, tax equity financings, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and other commercial transactions involving the development, construction, financing, acquisition, sale and investment in power generation, distribution and storage and other energy-related projects and businesses.

    • The largest independent solar power developer in the U.S. in the sale of a 328 MW-dc solar photovoltaic project located in Imperial Valley, California.
    • The borrower in the debt financing of a 500 MW natural gas-fired generating facility, located in San Diego County, California, which included both a commercial bank funded facility and the private placement of two tranches of long-term, credit agency rated notes.
    • The borrower in one of the first non-recourse project financings of battery-based energy storage systems in the U.S., located in Southern California.
    • A renewable energy development company in the tax equity financing of a 200 MW wind power project in Deaf Smith County, Texas.
    • A solar development company in the mezzanine debt financing of a portfolio of solar projects in Kern County, California. 
    • A private equity fund in the development and equity raise for an 869 MW natural gas-fired electric power plant being built in the City of Oregon, Ohio.
    • A renewable energy development company in the tax equity financing of two solar projects in San Bernardino County, California.
    • The lead agent and major institutional lender in the project financing and refinancing of a portfolio of 39 hydroelectric power projects located throughout the U.S. Midwest and Northeast.
    • The lead agent and lender in the project financing of a 105 MW wind power project in Whitman County, Washington.
    • A U.S. supplier in concentrated photovoltaic systems in an equipment financing.
    • A leading developer and manufacturer of nanotech lithium batteries and energy storage systems in various debt financings.

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