Overview

Jamie Jackson Hansen is a transactional attorney in Holland & Knight's Denver office. Ms. Hansen focuses her practice on energy and infrastructure project development, corporate and energy transactions, and international energy dispute resolution matters.

Ms. Hansen's experience includes preparing engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) agreements for a range of project types, including large-scale commercial solar power plants. She also handles terminaling and transportation agreements for various petroleum products, as well as midstream asset joint venture agreements and documents related to entity formations, mergers and acquisitions (M&A) and corporate finance.

In addition to providing transactional and regulatory counsel, Ms. Hansen counsels clients on energy project transactional and regulatory issues, as well as securities law compliance, corporate governance matters and general corporate matters.

During law school, Ms. Hansen interned for the Honorable Timothy Tymkovich in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, as well as for the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC). She also served as the casenote and comment editor for the University of Colorado Law Review.

Before her legal career, Ms. Hansen worked as a mechanical engineer in the electric power industry as well as the manufacturing industry. She is a licensed professional engineer with experience in feasibility studies, design and construction of both traditional fossil fuel and renewable energy facilities, including natural gas, coal and solar power plants.

Representative Experience

  • Represented a developer in a joint venture transaction to fund development of utility-scale renewable energy projects
  • Represented a solar developer in the negotiation of engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) agreements for an aggregate of 550 megawatts (MW) of installed solar power generation facilities

  • Represented an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contractor against the owner in a $4 billion-plus International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) arbitration arising out of the construction of an infrastructure mega-project in Colombia

  • Evaluated Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and other federal and state agency permitting and regulatory requirements for export from a planned liquefied natural gas (LNG) export facility
  • Drafted and reviewed natural gas trading compliance manuals and policies
  • Prepared the required petitions, tariff and notices to conduct an oil pipeline open season
  • Prepared filings and advised clients on compliance with U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) reporting requirements

  • Represented the acquiring financial institution in a $482 million bank acquisition

Credentials

Education
  • University of Colorado School of Law, J.D.
  • University of Colorado Denver, MBA
  • Colorado School of Mines, B.S., Mechanical Engineering
Bar Admissions/Licenses
  • Colorado
Honors & Awards
  • Order of the Coif
  • Excellence in Clinical Education Award, University of Colorado School of Law, Samuelson-Glushko Technology Law & Policy Clinic, Spring 2012
Spoken Languages
  • English
  • Spanish

Publications

Speaking Engagements