Thomas B. Trimble advises clients on matters involving project finance and development, mergers and acquisitions and structured finance.

Practice & Background

Mr. Trimble represents clients in the energy and telecommunications industries in major international transactions, including transactions in more than 35 countries across five continents. He advises U.S., European and Asian companies, private equity funds and foreign governments in connection with equity and asset acquisitions and sales, project finance and infrastructure development transactions and renewable energy transactions.

Mr. Trimble has over two decades of experience counseling energy, telecom and other infrastructure entities. His knowledge and experience concerning multiple-asset, multiple-jurisdiction auctions and dispositions is recognized throughout the industry, and he has been frequently quoted in such trade publications as Project Finance International and Renewable Energy World. Mr. Trimble serves as an advisory board member for the Project Finance Section of Law360.

Representative Matters

Mr. Trimble’s recent engagements include representing:

  • a leading minerals and mining company in connection with a 1 million MMBtuLNG project, including land-based gasification infrastructure and long-term gas supply purchase in the Dominican Republic
  • a leading minerals and mining company in connection with the development and financing of a 215 MW HFO-fired power facility and 100 KW transmission line in the Dominican Republic
  • a leading minerals and mining company in connection with the development and financing of a 120 MW gas-fired power facility in the Western United States
  • a leading global power developer in connection with the development and financing of the 250 MW gas-fired Bohla power project in Bangladesh
  • a leading global power developer in connection with the development and project financing of mining concessions and associated coal-fired merchant power plants in Turkey
  • a leading global power developer in connection with the development and project financing of a coal-fired power plant for a substantial mining project in South Africa
  • a leading private equity investor in connection with an investment in an oil and gas platform business
  • a leading private equity investor in connection with an investment in a fertilizer manufacturing business
  • a leading private equity investor in connection with an investment in a leading East African media and telecommunications company specializing in pay television and high-speed Internet services in Kenya and Tanzania
  • a leading private equity investor in connection with an investment in a telecommunications cable company.