William Nicholson is a partner in Kirkland’s New York office. William’s practice focuses on the North American power industry. His clients include sponsors, investors and lenders, and he advises on project development and finance, investments (including tax equity investments), and project acquisitions and dispositions. He has significant experience with a wide range of transaction types involving wind and solar projects. He was recognised as a ‘Rising Star’ in 2020 and 2021 for project finance by New York Metro Super Lawyers (Thomson Reuters). He received his JD summa cum laude from the University of Miami School of Law and his AB summa cum laude from the University of Georgia.