Debra A. Harrison advises publicly traded and privately held companies on general corporate matters and business-growth strategies. She represents clients throughout the corporate lifecycle, from transactions related to capital formation, mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic alliances, through brand extension programs, licensing of trademarks and other intangible assets, and the design and implementation of distribution channels and techniques. She has developed a concentration on renewable energy transactions, including the structuring, development and financing of solar photovoltaic projects in the United States and the European Union.

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  • Served as lead project counsel for the past five years for a major investment banking client in its acquisition, development and financing of multiple solar projects producing hundreds of megawatts of power in the United States and Italy


  • The Legal 500 US 2015, 2017


  • National Association of Women Business Owners, served as counsel
  • National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship, the Young Entrepreneurs Organization, and Morino Institute Netpreneur.org Program, provided advice on intellectual property and licensing matters


George Washington University Law School, JD, 1992
Ohio State University, BA, 1989

District of Columbia