May 22, 2023

Two deals on which Willkie advised have been recognized among the top cross-border transactions of the year at the IFLR Americas Awards 2023.

The São Paulo Metro Line 6 project, named “Project Finance Deal of the Year,” is the largest public-private infrastructure project under construction in Latin America. Willkie advised STOA Infra & Energy, a leading impact investor in infrastructure and energy, on its acquisition of an equity stake in the project company that is carrying out the Line 6 concession contract. 

The Willkie team was led by partners Jorge Kamine and Grégoire Finance. Read more about the STOA Infra & Energy transaction here.

The Advanced Clean Energy Storage project (ACES Delta) in Utah won the “Net-Zero Transition Award.” Willkie represented Haddington Ventures in the creation of an equity syndication program for the construction of the world’s largest green hydrogen platform.

The Willkie team was led by partner Archie Fallon. Read more about the Haddington Ventures transaction here.

The IFLR Americas Awards honor “the most legally innovative cross-border transactions” across the Americas over the past 12 months.

View the winners of the IFLR Americas Awards 2023 here.