Sutherland represented ConEdison Development (CED) in its acquisition of a 50% interest in the planned construction of a 240-MW AC (335-MW DC) Panoche Valley solar farm in San Benito County, California, from Renewable Energy Trust Capital Inc. The construction of the solar farm, which consists of approximately 1.1 million panels, is scheduled to begin by the end of the year.
Edward Christian joins Sutherland’s Corporate Practice Group as senior counsel in Atlanta and New York. Ed advises a variety of entities, including investment funds, portfolio companies, lenders and borrowers, business development companies, airlines, and lessors and lessees on complex debt and equity transactions in the alternative finance, leveraged finance, aviation, transportation, energy and capital equipment sectors.
Maureen Emmert Adolf joins Sutherland as a Senior Policy Adviser/Insurance in New York, where she will consult with the Firm’s insurance industry clients on the development of strategic approaches to emerging regulatory issues and responses to specific regulatory inquiries.
Sutherland’s latest blog, the Cybersecurity and Privacy Insights blog, provides timely perspectives on the legal issues and regulatory developments surrounding cybersecurity, privacy and data security. For more information, please visit www.sutherlandcybersecurity.com.
Law360 named Sutherland Tax Practice Group of the Year, calling the firm a "tax powerhouse" for its complex audit and litigation work. The award is given annually to firms that have the biggest wins and work on the most important deals over a one-year period.
In the Human Rights Campaign Foundation’s 2015 Corporate Equality Index (CEI), Sutherland Asbill & Brennan LLP scored 100% for the sixth year in a row in the study benchmarking important employer benefits and protections for lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) employees and their families.
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