Mintz’s First Annual Energy Transition Summit
Date: October 6, 2022
Time: 11:30AM - 8:30PM (EST)
Location: 40th Floor Conference Center, Mintz
Today's Agenda & Speaker Biographies
Meet Mintz's Energy & Sustainability Team
Meet Mintz’s Projects & Infrastructure Team
Carbon Credit and Carbon Offset Fundamentals White Paper
Summit Video —
Please reach out to Tom Burton, Chair, Energy & Sustainability Practice, to further discuss topics touched on today. We look forward to hearing from you!
Tom Burton has helped to shape the clean energy industry by drawing on his passion for innovation. As a Mintz attorney, Tom counsels investors, entrepreneurs, and Fortune 100 companies. He also guides start-up organizations and accelerators to foster the next generation of energy leaders.
Paul H. Dickerson is a Mintz Member and a leader in the energy sector. He's served as Chief Operating Officer for the US Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EERE). He also served as Chief of Staff for the US and Foreign Commercial Service at the US Department of Commerce.
Jacob H. Hupart is a Member in the firm's Litigation Section and has a multifaceted practice that encompasses complex commercial litigation, including cases involving environmental, securities, and employment claims, as well as class action litigation, white collar criminal defense, and regulatory investigations. His clients sit in a variety of industries, including energy, financial services, education, and the media.
Anne S. Levin-Nussbaum is a Member at Mintz who represents clients in US federal income tax matters, with an emphasis on renewable energy transactions and financing. She has extensive experience representing investors, developers and lenders in renewable energy transactions utilizing flip partnership, sale leaseback and inverted lease structures and provides planning and structuring advice to optimize eligibility for energy tax credits and other clean energy tax incentives.
Brad M. Scheller is an attorney who handles patent disputes for Mintz clients in industries ranging from electronics and software to consumer goods and cosmetics. He represents clients in federal district courts, in the US Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit, and at the Patent Trial and Appeal Board.
Ayaz R. Shaikh is the Chair of Mintz’s Projects & Infrastructure Practice. He has more than 25 years of experience advising on the structuring, development, financing, construction, acquisition, and sale of energy and infrastructure projects in the United States and around the world.
Sahir Surmeli is a Mintz business counselor who advises companies, boards, entrepreneurs, investment banks, and venture and private equity investors as they build and grow companies. He handles public offerings, 144A and private financings, acquisitions, joint ventures, and strategic partnerships.