JEFF M. COHEN is a Partner in the Washington, DC Office of K&L Gates LLP and a member of the Firm’s Energy, Infrastructure & Natural Resources Group. Jeff focuses his practice on the development and financing of domestic and international energy, mining, oil & gas, and infrastructure projects. Jeff’s experience includes the representation of developers, equity sponsors, financial institutions, borrowers, and sovereign governments in projects in Australia, Brazil, Cambodia, Canada, China, Colombia, Democratic Republic of the Congo, Dominican Republic, Germany, Ghana, Guam, Guyana, India, Kazakhstan, Liberia, New Zealand, Mexico, Nigeria, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Panama, Pakistan, Philippines, Puerto Rico, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, South Africa, Spain, St. Kitts & Nevis, Tanzania, the United States, and Vietnam. Jeff has drafted and negotiated all key contractual arrangements in such projects including power purchase, off-take, construction, operation and maintenance, fuel supply, interconnection, transmission, shareholder, joint venture, government support/implementation, and guarantee agreements, as well as debt and equity arrangements in connection with such projects. Jeff also has significant experience in privatizations, public-private partnerships (P3), and restructuring of state-owned assets (primarily electricity, oil, gas, mining, and telecommunications), representing the Governments of Guyana, India, Nigeria, Kazakhstan, and Seychelles in such initiatives.