• Representing Hitachi Rail STS S.p.A. and Hitachi, Ltd. in the financing of the production of train carriages for, and the operation and management of, the Light Rail Transit commuters transportation link in Ontario Canada (Hurontario LRT)
  • Representing Japan Bank for International Cooperation and some global Japanese banks in connection with a USD500 million syndicated credit facility for Minera Escondida Limitada, a Chilean mining company jointly owned by BHP Billiton Ltd., the Rio Tinto Corporation plc and a consortia of Japanese companies led by a global Japanese trading company
  • Representing Japan Bank for International Cooperation and Nippon Export and Investment Insurance in connection with a proposed limited recourse financing of a uranium enrichment plant in coordination with the U.S. Department of Energy’s Loan Guarantee Program
  • Representing a global Japanese trading company in connection with the sale of its equity interest in Strand Minerals (Indonesia) Pte. Ltd. to ERAMET relating to the Weda Bay Nickel Project in Indonesia
  • Representing Spansion Japan Limited in its chapter 15 case in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware and in the bankruptcy case of its former parent, Spansion LLC, allowing Spansion Japan to successfully reorganize in Japan
  • Representing Sumitomo Metal Mining Co., Ltd. and Sumitomo Corporation in connection with the restructuring of a USD700 million loan from Japan Bank for International Cooperation and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation in relation to the Sierra Gorda copper mine project in Chile
  • Representing NRG Energy, Inc. as project sponsor of a carbon capture and sequestration project in Texas, with limited recourse financing to be provided by Japan Bank for International Cooperation and a syndicate of commercial banks (with insurance by Nippon Export and Investment Insurance)
  • Representing Super Energy Group Co. Ltd. in connection with investments in numerous solar projects in Japan, including a 42 Mw solar project in Fukushima Prefecture, 17 MW solar project in Mie Prefecture, a 35 MW solar project in Hiroshima Prefecture, a 30 MW solar project in Miyazaki Prefecture, a 30 MW solar project in Miyagi Prefecture, a 44 MW solar project in Shizuoka Prefecture and a 16 MW solar project in Yamaguchi Prefecture
  • Advising the Japanese shareholders of a Venezuelan company in relation to anti-money laundering and anti-bribery issues relating to the sale of their equity interests
  • Advising a U.S.-based financial services company on money lending business regulation in connection with its proposed securities lending business in Japan