Seth Doughty focuses his practice on transactional matters in the energy industry. He has in-house experience at one of the largest Southern California utility companies. There, he gained experience drafting and negotiating a large variety of contracts, amendments and consents for supply and power procurement agreements.

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  • Represented multiple sponsors and utilities in a wide variety of power purchase agreements, including for energy, capacity, demand response, energy efficiency and distribution deferral products obtained from conventional, renewable and energy storage technologies for both the “in-front-of-the-meter” and “behind-the-meter” projects
  • Represented various sponsors in the closing of construction financing and tax equity commitments relating to 1.2 gigawatt of wind energy capacity for projects located in Texas, California, New York and Indiana
  • Represented either the purchaser or the seller in a number of build-transfer agreements relating to approximately 2 gigawatts of solar, wind and battery storage capacity, including representation of a utility in receiving a tax equity commitment for a wind project which was to be rate-based once the purchase was completed

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University of Southern California Gould School of Law, JD, 2015
Brigham Young University, BS, 2012



Seth B. Doughty

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