Justin Boose is a renewable energy attorney in Holland & Knight's Los Angeles and Portland offices, and serves as the co-head of the firm's Renewable Energy practice.
Mr. Boose is well known in the energy industry for representing sponsors, developers, investors, private equity and infrastructure funds, and regulated and nonregulated utilities on all types of transactions for renewable and traditional energy projects. His experience is heavily concentrated in solar, wind and energy storage projects, but also includes fuel cell, anaerobic digester, natural gas, liquefied natural gas, cogeneration, ethanol, biogas, biomass, waste-to-energy, water, carbon capture and mitigation, green hydrogen, electric vehicle charging, e-mobility and energy efficiency projects. He advises clients at every step of the project life cycle, including origination, development, construction, finance, operation and disposition.
Mr. Boose has long been recognized as an innovative thought-leader in the renewable energy community. His clients are breaking new ground in the development and deployment of energy transition technologies and sustainable infrastructure development. He is privileged to work with them in creating a sustainable energy transition.
Mr. Boose regularly handles tax equity transactions (partnership flip, leasing structures), debt transactions (term debt, mezzanine debt, construction debt, back-leverage), private equity investments (internal rate of return-based flips, general partner/limited partner structures), merger and acquisition transactions (membership interest/asset purchase agreements) and project development transactions (purchase power; engineering, procurement and construction; operation and maintenance; and related service agreements).
Mr. Boose also represents clients on energy trading and hedge transactions (power, renewable energy, natural gas, renewable energy certificates and emissions allowances) and is conversant with the International Swaps and Derivatives Association (ISDA), Edison Electric Institute (EEI), North American Energy Standards Board (NAESB) and other standard and nonstandard form trading documentation.
Prior to joining Holland & Knight, Mr. Boose was an renewable energy attorney for a national law firm in its New York, Los Angeles and Oregon offices.
- Willamette University College of Law, J.D., magna cum laude
- Whitman College, B.A., Psychology, with honors
- New York
- American Bar Association
- Energy Bar Association
- New York State Bar Association
- The Best Lawyers in America guide, Energy Law, 2023