Mona Dajani serves as a lead lawyer in complex acquisitions, dispositions, financing and project development transactions involving energy and infrastructure facilities in the United States and around the world. Dual qualified as both an MBA lawyer and an engineer, Mona has pre-eminent experience in both conventional energy and renewable energy – the latter being where her professional and personal passion lays. She represents a wide variety of commercial and public institutions, sponsors, utilities, financial institutions, underwriters, private equity funds, investment banks and multilateral agencies in transactions throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Mona is a board member for the American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE), The Energy Lawyers Network, Lawyers for the Creative Arts, Association of International Petroleum Negotiators (AIPN), and United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Chicago. She is recognized as a leading lawyer by The Best Lawyers in America, Legal 500, IFLR1000, Rising Legal Stars, Law 360, The Best Lawyers in America, 2013-2018 and other publications, Mona was also appointed as a Fellow to the Construction Lawyers Society in 2017, an accolade given to only 42 lawyers. Mona is a regular contributor and commentator for International Financial Times, CNN Radio, POLITICO, Bloomberg Energy, FOX News, New York Times, The Washington Post, National Public Radio and USA Today, among others.
About Pillsbury’s Renewable Energy Practice
Pillsbury lawyers and clients are at the leading-edge of project development and technology innovations that will feed global demand for renewable power. Their team of energy, finance and environmental lawyers have advised on pioneering renewable power generation and infrastructure asset transactions for decades. With their clients, they have worked on projects that collectively have brought tens of thousands of megawatts of solar- and wind-generated power onto electric grids.
Pillsbury’s work spans billion-dollar transmission lines, innovative off-shore wind developments, large solar and wind farms portfolios as well as small scale off grid projects, hydroelectric, geothermal, biomass, biofuel and landfill gas capture. They are a leader in energy storage and combined renewable plus storage systems, advising on matters involving technologies ranging from lithium-ion batteries to pumped hydro to flywheels.
As clean technologies advance and public policies make renewable energy more cost-competitive, Pillsbury’s renewable energy practice is situated to serve industry participants driving the next phase of growth in this dynamic sector.
Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP is an international law firm with offices around the world, and a particular focus on the technology, energy & natural resources, financial services, real estate & construction, and travel & hospitality sectors. Recognized by legal research firm BTI as one of the top 20 firms for client service, Pillsbury and its lawyers are highly regarded for their forward-thinking approach, their enthusiasm for collaborating across disciplines and their unsurpassed commercial awareness.