Victoria Boyne

Partner

New York

As the pace of energy transition is accelerating and the need for infrastructure modernization becoming more urgent, Vicki is a strategic partner for clients looking to make a difference.


Passionate about strategizing to get a project to completion, Vicki helps clients build consensus and find creative solutions with achievable outcomes. Whether it’s for the development of a major airport expansion, the equity or debt financing of a wind farm, or the acquisition of a geothermal facility portfolio, Vicki counsels clients on challenging issues and the broader process, providing commercial advice that considers all stakeholders involved.

A distinctive aspect of Vicki’s practice is her dual focus in both the infrastructure and renewables sectors. She leverages this unique perspective in her client relationships with project developers, sponsors, issuers, lenders and governmental authorities.

Vicki negotiates project financings, procurement, acquisition and sale of energy and infrastructure projects. She quarterbacks complex mergers and acquisitions as well as project developments that require coordination with a host of different parties and advises on debt and equity financings for renewable and conventional energy projects. Well versed in public-private partnerships (PPP/P3) and securities offerings, Vicki guides clients through the legal and business challenges of large infrastructure projects.

  • Infrastructure and P3s

    • Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) in connection with the first extension of cellular service in the New York City subway tunnels in the Canarsie Tunnel redevelopment project and other cellular and Wi-Fi network expansions.
    • MTA in connection with its P3 program development.
    • The Port Authority of NY & NJ (PANJNY) in the redevelopment of John F. Kennedy International Airport and associated infrastructure.
    • Macquarie Infrastructure and Real Assets (MIRA) in connection with the auction sale of MIRA’s equity interests in a portfolio of maritime port assets in the U.S. and Canada, including Halterm Container Terminal in Halifax, Canada and Penn Terminals in Eddystone, Pennsylvania.
    • PANYNJ in connection with the procurement for the privatization of the Central Terminal Building at LaGuardia Airport.
    • Mandated Lead Arrangers in connection with the Presidio Parkway P3 Project in California.
    • The sponsors for the I-95 HOV/HOT Lanes Project in Virginia, financed in part by tax-exempt private activity bonds.

    Energy M&A, Financing and Project Development

    • MIRA on two geothermal portfolio acquisitions creating one of the largest independent geothermal platforms in the United States, including interests in Hudson Ranch 1 (HR1) geothermal power station from Mercury NZ, located in Salton Sea, California, and Cyrq Energy, comprising five operational geothermal plants totaling 121MW as well as a 10MW solar project in Salt Lake City, Utah.
    • The sponsor on the concurrent acquisition of the Lincoln Land wind project from Apex, a debt financing of the project (with tax equity bridge loan), construction/term loan facility and letter of credit facility, and a tax equity financing.
    • The sponsor in the tax equity financing for a portfolio of three solar projects located in Nevada and Virginia.
    • The sponsor in the refinancing of two operating wind projects located in Nevada and Missouri.
    • The sponsor in the repowering and debt financing of the Gulf Wind facility.