About Matt

Matt Gurch is a partner in Stoel Rives’ Corporate practice group and a member of the firm’s Energy & Natural Resources Industry Group. Matt is an experienced finance attorney, advising and representing public and private entities in domestic and international project finance, energy, and infrastructure projects. He has extensive experience related to project documentation, private equity, tax equity, joint ventures, and mergers and acquisitions in a variety of industries, including renewable and alternative energy, conventional power, oil and gas, mining, and infrastructure.

Prior to joining Stoel Rives, Matt was Senior Counsel at Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP.

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  • Represented an international consortium of sponsors in the acquisition financing of the largest pure-play district energy platform in North America.
  • Represented a leading European institutional investor in connection with the acquisition of a 50% joint venture of over 600 MW of renewable energy assets.
  • Represented sponsors in the $375 million private placement refinancing of construction debt in connection with a portfolio of renewable energy assets.
  • Represented a U.S. federal agency in connection with $8.3 billion in guaranteed loans for the financing of the $14 billion, 2,214 MW Vogtle nuclear power project in Georgia.
  • Represented international financial institutions as lenders in the financing of a 117 MW wind farm in Jordan, the first independent renewable energy project in Jordan and Project Finance Magazine’s “Middle Eastern Renewables Deal of the Year 2013.”
  • Represented a multinational technology company in its investment in a 96 MW solar photovoltaic facility in South Africa.
  • Represented a multinational conglomerate in the financing of a 200 MW wind farm in Texas.
  • Represented a major U.S. energy corporation and a multinational conglomerate as co-sponsors in the financing of a 299 MW wind portfolio in Kansas.
  • Represented a private equity investor in the acquisition of a $220 million stake in Latin America’s largest natural gas pipeline.
  • Represented a Saudi Arabian sponsor in the development of third-party projects to supply water, steam and power to an integrated refinery and petrochemical joint venture.
  • Represented a consortium of international underwriters in a project bond offering ($1.5 billion) to refinance secured project financings for the construction of ultra-deepwater offshore drillships located in Brazil.
  • Represented a major U.S. power producer in its $1.65 billion purchase of 4,490 MW of power generation assets.
  • Represented a leading European electric utility in connection with the restructuring of several cross-border leases involving approximately $6 billion in assets.
  • Represented a consortium in its $2+ billion bid for the privatization of a U.S. airport.
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