BrownWinick is one of the most active law firms in the United States' renewable
fuels industry. From planning to production, we know the industry. Our Renewable
Fuels practice group has successfully closed over $2.1 billion in financing for
renewable fuels projects. We currently represent numerous public and private renewable
fuels production facilities located throughout the United States as well as companies
providing development, financing and other consulting services to renewable fuels
BrownWinick works hard to move our clients from development to operations. Our
Renewable Fuels practice group assists clients in developing optimal project ownership
structures and capitalization strategies. We have been involved in a variety of
project financing techniques including private placements, intra-state and multi-state
equity offerings, initial public offerings and follow-on offerings, PIPEs, mezzanine
financing, traditional secured credit facilities and bond financing.
BrownWinick's service does not stop at plant start-up. Our relationship with
our renewable fuels clients continues by serving as general counsel and advising
on a broad range of legal issues relating to the operation of a renewable fuels
production facility, including environmental matters, employment and employee
benefits, key off-take contracts such as ethanol and DDGS marketing agreements,
grain procurement agreements, corporate governance, compliance with federal and
state securities laws including reporting obligations to the Securities and Exchange
Commission, intellectual property development and protection, refinancing, recapitalizations
and the development and implementation of financing techniques for expansion through
mergers, acquistions and joint ventures.
BrownWinick also actively participates in policy-making directed at the federal
and state legislative branches. Our firm is a long-standing member of the Renewable
Fuels Association, and over the years we have cultivated valuable relationships
with the industry's premier design-build firms, marketing companies, lenders,
vendors and other service providers.
Whatever your role may be in the renewable fuels industry, we understand that
you are looking to improve your competitive position and expand your presence
in this dynamic marketplace. Our team of renewable fuels attorneys can help you
get the results you desire.
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