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David Gillespie is a transactional lawyer focusing on tax, energy transition and infrastructure. He regularly advises clients on energy-related tax credits under the Inflation Reduction Act from both project development and financing perspectives. His practice includes project development, tax-equity financings, cross-border and domestic mergers and acquisitions, leasing and other complex transactions, with a concentration in renewable energy. David’s experience includes advising developers, sponsors, major financial institutions, tax equity investors, energy and infrastructure funds, among others in a wide range of sectors, including solar, wind, battery storage, electric vehicles, carbon capture and sequestration, geothermal, nuclear, renewable natural gas, hydro, clean fuels, conventional power, transportation, social infrastructure, rail, aviation, and maritime.

David previously was a founder of an international advisory business for the structured financing of energy, transportation, and infrastructure assets.

The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) and U.S. Department of the Treasury (Treasury) issued proposed regulations, published in the Federal Register Dec. 26, 2023, applicable to clean hydrogen production facilities.

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