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  • Energy
  • Infrastructure

Matthew Neuringer Managing Associate Energy, Infrastructure

New York

Matthew's practice specializes in energy, transport and infrastructure projects, particularly public-private partnerships (PPP/P3) projects. Prior to practicing law, Matthew worked as a hedge fund analyst and chief of staff in New York State government.

Matthew's prior experience in finance and government enhances his ability to deliver legal advice through a commercial lens for private and public sector clients. Matthew has advised clients across a full spectrum of energy and infrastructure assets, including telecoms, rail, highways, airport, intermodal transit, combined heat and power, social infrastructure, and waste to energy. Matthew has also advised several key state and local governments on the sufficiency of their laws to produce P3 projects in their jurisdictions.



  • White Collar, Investigations, Securities Litigation & Compliance
  • Government Investigations and Enforcement Actions
  • FCPA & Anti–Corruption
  • Africa

Kelly D. Newsome Managing Associate White Collar, Investigations, Securities Litigation & Compliance, Government Investigations and Enforcement Actions

New York

Kelly D. Newsome is a Managing Associate in the White Collar, Investigations, Securities Litigation & Compliance group. 

Kelly advises individuals and corporations in white collar criminal, regulatory, and compliance matters, including alleged violations of federal securities laws, anti-money laundering regulations, and the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA).  Her global practice has included investigations and matters in Africa, Asia, Europe, South America, and the United States.  She has also represented public and private institutions in various complex commercial and securities litigation matters, including class actions, shareholder derivative and merger-related litigations, breach of contract disputes, and business valuation proceedings.  

Kelly remains actively involved in international development, and works with organizations globally in the areas of extractive industry transparency, illegal detention, and transitional justice. 

Prior to joining Orrick, Kelly was an Associate at Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, and prior to law school, Kelly was a fundraising and management consultant for faith-based and nonprofit organizations.




  • Technology Companies Group
  • M&A and Private Equity
  • Corporate

Carolyn L. Nguyen Managing Associate Technology Companies Group, M&A and Private Equity

Silicon Valley

Carolyn Nguyen is a Managing Associate based in Orrick's Silicon Valley office and is a member of the Technology Companies Group.

Carolyn represents domestic and international high growth technology companies from inception to liquidity, and every step in between. Her practice includes counseling clients on capital raising activities, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, strategic investments, and general corporate matters.



  • Corporate
  • M&A and Private Equity
  • Capital Markets
  • Technology Companies Group

Mark Nguyen Associate Corporate, M&A and Private Equity

San Francisco

Mark Nguyen is an associate in the San Francisco office and a member of the firm's Corporate Business Unit.



  • Restructuring

Michael Nicolella Restructuring Career Associate Restructuring

Wheeling, W.V. (GOC)

Michael Nicolella, a Career Associate at Orrick's Global Operations Center in Wheeling, West Virginia, is a member of the Restructuring Group.

The Restructuring Group advises banks, broker-dealers, hedge funds, and other entities on legal issues relating to the purchase and sale of syndicated loans, bankruptcy claims, and other alternative investments. Michael's practice focuses on distressed debt trading.

During law school Michael completed an internship with the United States District Court for the Western District of Pennsylvania.



  • M&A and Private Equity
  • Corporate
  • Energy
  • Infrastructure
  • Real Estate
  • Equity Capital Markets
  • Africa

Marco Nicolini Partner M&A and Private Equity, Corporate


Marco Nicolini, a partner and office leader in the Rome office, is a member of the M&A and Private Equity group. Marco advises Italian, multinational companies and funds on energy and infrastructure transactions, corporate matters, M&A, private equity transactions and real estate.

He also represents cross-border transactions for many clients interested in investing into Africa.

Marco was advisor in some of the most significant privatizations in Italy, such as Telecom Italia, Mediocredito Centrale and Cofiri.

Marco is admitted to advocate before the Court of Cassation, is Italian and New York qualified, and gained an LL.M at Harvard in 1992.


  • Intellectual Property

Weimin Ning Associate Intellectual Property

New York

As a former programmer and financial data analytics developer, Weimin blends her technical background, computer science degree and language skills to provide insight and develop litigation strategies on a range of intellectual property matters involving cutting edge technology. 

One of the unique aspects of Weimin's background stems from her technical experience across multiple industries, including semiconductor, financial services, consumer products and automotive. During that time, she provided leadership for implementing enterprise level data warehouse platform and offered the ability to collaborate with business stakeholders. Now as an IP litigator, she uses those skills in analyzing various issues surrounding patent and trademark disputes.

Weimin's representative matters include:

  • A Section 337 proceeding before the International Trade Commission (ITC) involving a patent infringement suit against an international medical device company relating to alleged violations contrary to the Tariff Act of 1930.
  • A patent infringement suit involving a national home goods company relating to LED chip technology.
  • A patent infringement suit involving a national technology company relating to imaging software.
  • A trademark infringement and product disparagement suit involving a consumer product company.

Weimin has also been active in pro bono practice, representing clients in immigration and criminal expungement matters.



  • M&A and Private Equity
  • Corporate
  • Funds

Dr. Wilhelm Nolting-Hauff Partner M&A and Private Equity, Corporate


Dr. Wilhelm Nolting-Hauff is a member of the M&A and Private Equity Practice Group. His advice focuses mainly on mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, joint ventures and strategic alliances as well as corporate formations and general corporate counseling.

Following his partnership at Hölters & Elsing since 1997, Wilhelm is a partner at Orrick since 2008. Since 2003, Wilhelm acts as university lecturer at the post-graduate “M&A Study Program” of the University of Münster.



  • Complex Litigation & Dispute Resolution
  • Financial Services Litigation
  • Employment Law & Litigation

Nathan Novak Of Counsel Complex Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Financial Services Litigation

Los Angeles

Nathan Novak has tried and handled a diverse portfolio of civil litigation in federal and state courts and before arbitrators throughout the United States. A Certified Fraud Examiner, Nathan combines his financial and accounting proficiency with his litigation experience to focus particularly on cases involving sophisticated finance, accounting or tax issues. Nathan is a member of the firm's Complex Litigation and Dispute Resolution group.

Nathan has handled a wide range of matters, including complex commercial and business litigation, professional liability litigation, employment litigation, disputes between partners or shareholders, and class actions. Nathan has also served as an adviser and resource to the firm's corporate clients on issues related to Nathan's financial expertise.



  • Africa
  • Emerging Markets
  • Project Finance
  • Energy
  • Infrastructure

Charlène Ntsiba Managing Associate Africa, Emerging Markets


Charlène Ntsiba is a member of the Energy and Infrastructure team.

Charlène intervenes on international project finance, energy, infrastructure, mining and oil & gas projects across Europe and Africa.

Her work notably includes advising governments and state-owned entities, financial institutions and sponsors on project financings, corporate transactions and structured financings.

Charlène is French and Congolese. She has an extensive background in transactions in African countries.

Yvonne Nyborg Analyst

San Francisco

Yvonne T. Nyborg is an Employee Benefits Analyst with 28 years of experience providing sophisticated legal services to large clients with multiple complex tax-qualified retirement plans.  As an Employee Benefits Analyst, she provides high level legal services at reduced rates. 

She specializes in qualified retirement plan design and compliance, including company acquisitions and dispositions, plan mergers and spinouts, large controlled group nondiscrimination testing analysis, plan drafting and preparation of employee communications and enrollment materials.  Yvonne has extensive experience in defined benefit plan compliance issues, and in terminations of large defined benefit plans in accordance with Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation requirements.  She is also an expert in obtaining favorable determination letters from the Internal Revenue Service approving the tax-qualified status of various types of retirement plans, and in responding to Internal Revenue Service and Department of Labor plan audits.  In addition, Yvonne is highly proficient in answering day-to-day administration issues and in assisting attorneys with the research of legal issues impacting all types of employee benefit plans.

Yvonne has completed courses I-III, VI, VIII, IX, Certified Employee Benefit Specialist Program, 1987-1993, and holds a Certificate from the Institute for Employee Benefits Training, 1985.  She received her B.A. degree from the State University of New York at Albany in 1984.