McGuireWoods Houston partner
Durham McCormick was selected for A Word About Wind’s “Legal Power List 2020” honoring the 100 most influential lawyers working on the financial side
of wind energy.
“I’m proud to be recognized among this group of highly respected attorneys
practicing in the wind energy space,” McCormick said. “It’s an honor to
help showcase McGuireWoods’ renewable energy capabilities through this
McCormick, co-lead of McGuireWoods’ renewable energy team, advises clients
on matters ranging from project development to joint ownership arrangements
to divestures and operational issues. He focuses on tax structuring for
renewable energy transactions, with an emphasis on production tax credits,
investment tax credits and Section 1603 Treasury grants.
Over his 16-year career, McCormick has represented wind, solar and
geothermal project developers, consumer-owned utilities, borrowers, real
estate developers, and buyers and sellers of businesses in deals
aggregating over 5,000 megawatts. He writes and speaks on tax equity trends
affecting the renewable energy industry.
McGuireWoods assists clients in all aspects of the development, acquisition
and disposition, financing, ownership and operation of renewable energy
projects. The firm’s energy industry team earned six nationwide rankings in
the 2020 edition of
The Legal 500 United States, including recognition for its work in the renewable and alternative