Attorneys at Law

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The lawyers in our Energy Practice Group have a diverse array of experience, backgrounds and skillsets directly applicable to the domestic and international energy sectors, including electric power generation, combined heat & power (CHP) plants, renewables (solar,and wind), district energy/thermal facilities, energy-efficiency projects, midstream projects, E&P projects and upstream projects. Barton attorneys have represented domestic and international energy industry clients on mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, fund formation and fund investor matters, operations, regulations, governance and related matters.


Our attorneys have worked on projects providing electricity and thermal energy to a variety of commercial and industrial customers, assisting a Mexican independent energy developer in a private equity transaction related to a Mexican natural gas pipeline that interconnected with U.S. gas distribution systems to provide natural gas in Mexico, a greenfield acquisition of a 3,000 MW utility-scale solar farm project in the southwestern United States, various gas-fired power plant acquisitions for a U.S.-based private equity fund, a joint venture to source large energy projects in China and dozens of engineering, procurement & construction projects for U.S. and overseas projects. We also have recent experience in the negotiation of agreements for the purchase and sale of energy, including from solar and other renewable sources.