Jocelyn E. Lavallo is of counsel and a business lawyer at Foley & Lardner LLP. Ms. Lavallo’s practice focuses on the financing, development, purchase, and sale of energy and infrastructure projects, with a primary concentration on solar and wind transactions in the United States. She regularly represents financial institutions and developers in a variety of complex project financings, including partnership flips, sale/leasebacks, asset acquisitions and sales, and construction and term debt financings.
Ms. Lavallo has led numerous financing transactions involving utility solar and wind projects (ranging from 1 MW to 550 MW) and several hundred commercial distributed generation solar projects. She has also advised clients in the development of financing programs for new technologies, including LED lighting, fuel cells and combined heat and power plants (CHP). In addition to her financing experience, Ms. Lavallo has extensive experience with power purchase agreements, net metering credit purchase agreements, construction and maintenance contracts, state REC contracts and other project documents.
Prior to joining Foley, she was counsel in the project finance group at Chadbourne & Parke LLP.