Carl J. Fleming focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, project development and project finance, predominately in the renewable energy industry. He leads energy, infrastructure and PPP transactions throughout the US and in more than 40 countries worldwide. Carl represents private equity investors, Fortune 500 companies, foreign governments, and a broad range of leading renewable energy developers and sponsors.

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  • Represented Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners, one of the world’s leading specialists in low carbon energy infrastructure, in its construction debt and tax equity financing of an early stage 300 MW wind project in Texas financed by KeyBank and GE*
  • Represented SunPower, one of the US’s largest solar manufacturers and developers, in a series of construction debt financings and tax equity financings for numerous solar projects financed by various leading investors*
  • Represented Emerging Capital Partners, a leading pan-African private equity firm, along with its investment partners, in connection with a $3.1 billion equity and debt financing for Africa’s leading African telecoms infrastructure business*

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  • The Legal 500, Next Generation Partner 2020
  • Super Lawyers DC Rising Star, 2017
  • Secretary of Commerce Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Advisory Committee, appointee
  • White House Power Africa Working Group, member


  • Capitol Pro Bono High Honor Roll, member
  • Empire State Counsel, member


Georgetown University Law Center, JD, 2005
University of Scranton, BS, 1999

District of Columbia
New York

Carl J. Fleming

Insights & Events / Media

Virtual Event / McDermott Event / November 5, 2020

Corporate & Transactional / Law360 / November 2, 2020

Podcasts / October 2020

Webinar / McDermott Event / May 28, 2020

San Diego, CA / Speaking Engagements / March 17 - 19, 2019

San Diego, CA / Speaking Engagements / February 4-6, 2020

New Orleans, LA / Sponsored Events / Janaury 14-15, 2020

Philadelphia, PA / Speaking Engagements / October 25, 2019

Washington, DC / McDermott Event / September 17, 2019









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