Evelyn Balassiano

Associate, New York

Biography

Overview

Evelyn Balassiano is an associate in the Energy, Infrastructure, Project and Asset Finance Practice in the New York office of White & Case. Evelyn represents sponsors and financiers in various types of corporate and project financing transactions. Her experience includes projects in a wide array of infrastructure sectors, including airports, toll roads and water.

Bars and Courts
New York State Bar
Brazil
Education
LLM
The University of Chicago Law School
LLB
Universidade do Estado do Rio de Janeiro
Languages
Spanish
English
French
Portuguese

Experience

Representation of JetBlue in connection with the development of Terminals 6 and 7 at JFK International airport in coordination with the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.

Representation of Transurban in connection with the I-395 HOT Lanes project in Virginia, an expansion of Transurban's successful I-95 HOT Lanes project, which involved renegotiation of the comprehensive agreement with the Virginia DOT, solicitation of consents from existing bondholders and the US DOT, issuance of additional parity private activity bonds and negotiation of Virginia Transportation Infrastructure Bank loan arrangements with the Virginia Resources Authority.*

Representation of Goldman Sachs Infrastructure Partners in connection with the proposed renovation of the Delta Air Lines C & D terminals at LaGuardia Airport.*

Representation of Ridgewood Private Equity Partners in connection with their acquisition of an interest in Vista Ridge LLC, the concessionaire for a 142-mile water pipeline in Texas the offtaker of which is the San Antonio Water System.

Representation of Odebrecht, Graña y Montero and Enagás as sponsors in the proposed project financing of the US$5 billion, 1,000 km Gasoducto Sur Peruano (GSP) pipeline project in Peru.*

* Matters prior to joining White & Case.