Brian Greene is a partner in Kirkland’s Washington DC Office. Brian’s practice includes representing private equity investors, lenders and sponsors in a broad range of project finance, acquisition finance, project development and restructuring matters in the power sector and in both the United States and Latin America. He has experience with renewable energy projects dating back to 2006 and has seen the sector develop through extensions of the investment tax credit and the PTC, the Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009, and the dramatic reduction of costs and emergence of new technologies over the past decade. Brian has particular expertise with solar projects, having worked on numerous financings for utility scale, commercial industrial and residential solar projects over his career. He was recognised as a Rising Star for Project Finance in 2017 by Law 360 and an LMG Rising Star by Euromoney PLC for Project Finance in 2015 and 2016. He received his JD from the University of Michigan Law School and a BA cum laude from Princeton University.