Euromoney Legal Media Group named White & Case partner Clark Wohlferd (New York) "Best in Energy, Natural Resources & Mining" at its inaugural Americas Rising Stars awards, presented at a ceremony in New York on September 27.
The new awards "celebrate the achievements of those firms setting the standard in terms of attracting, developing, retaining and promoting talent and rising star attorneys leading the field in the legal sector across the Americas," according to Euromoney Legal Media Group.
A partner in the White & Case Americas Energy, Infrastructure, Project and Asset Finance (EIPAF) Practice, Wohlferd advises clients on a broad range of domestic and international transactions. In the oil and gas industry, Wohlferd has significant experience representing sponsors and lenders in project development and finance and joint venture transactions, with a particular emphasis in representing sovereigns and state-owned entities across the entire hydrocarbon value chain, including upstream, midstream, LNG, and petrochemicals. In addition, Wohlferd has also developed a strong track record representing lead sponsors and bidding consortia in infrastructure transactions in the Americas, including in connection with the ever-expanding definition of infrastructure across the energy sector.