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Farella Adds to Growing Renewable Energy Practice

April 11, 2014 Announcement

SAN FRANCISCO, April 11, 2014: Farella Braun + Martel LLP has added Kelly Giddens as an associate to its Business Transactions Group and Renewable Energy & Clean Technologies Group.


Giddens’ practice focuses on complex financial and commercial transactions relating to the development, acquisition, disposition and project financing of energy generation facilitates such as utility-scale solar photovoltaic (PV) projects, commercial rooftop solar PV projects and wind farms.


Giddens earned a J.D. from New York University School of Law (2010) and an M.B.A. from New York University Leonard N. Stern School of Business (2010). She obtained a B.A., with honors, from the University of California, Davis (2005), where she was admitted to Phi Beta Kappa and a Regents Scholar.


Giddens joins Farella from Orrick’s San Francisco office.


Farella Braun + Martel represents clients throughout the United States and abroad in sophisticated business transactions and complex commercial, civil and criminal litigation. Farella lawyers are known for their imaginative legal solutions to today’s business challenges, dynamism and intellectual creativity. With an unwavering service ethic and interdisciplinary team approach, the firm is committed to advancing clients' objectives in the most effective, coordinated and efficient manner. Founded in 1962, the firm is headquartered in San Francisco and maintains an office in the Napa Valley focused on the wine industry.


Cheryl Loof
Farella Braun + Martel LLP
415.954.4433 / [email protected]