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Debevoise & Plimpton LLP

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Douglas Buchanan

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United States: Finance

Project finance

Within: Project finance

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP’s New York-based practice is particularly strong in infrastructure and PPP matters. Ivan Mattei and senior counsel Douglas Buchanan head the practice with strong support from counsel Armando Rivera Jacobo. On the equity investment side, Maurizio Levi-Minzi acted for Brookfield Business Partners on its $768m purchase of a 70% stake in Odebrecht Ambiental, Brazil’s largest private water distribution and treatment company. Other clients include Meridiam Infrastructure, Footprint Power, Mitsui and the US Department of Energy. Corporate energy partner Sarah Fitts is also recommended, as is counsel Michael McGuigan.

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