Sara Forden


New York

Sara is a member of Orrick's Energy and Infrastructure team.

Her practice focuses on project development, acquisitions, and financing, including debt and tax equity financing, in the renewable energy and infrastructure sectors.

    • Intersect Power in two tax equity financings with an investment bank and a Fortune 100 technology company that were part of a $2.6 billion financing for a 1.5 GW of solar and 1 GWh storage portfolio.
    • A solar developer in connection with a revolver loan facility to finance and scale development and construction of a distributed generation solar pipeline in the commercial and industrial space.
    • A sponsor in connection with a tax equity financing of a portfolio of wind and solar projects in Delaware, Ohio, Texas, and Virginia with a total aggregate capacity of approximately 719 MW.
    • A sponsor in connection with a debt and tax equity financing of an approximately 100 MW solar energy project located in California.
    • An infrastructure fund in its equity investment in and joint venture to construct a city-wide fiber network to be used by both business and residential locations in California.
    • A sponsor in connection with a tax equity financing of a solar project in Arizona.