Dates: September 12 - 14, 2021
Location: Marina Del Rey, California
The Steering Committee welcomes 48 leading lawyers in the U.S. infrastructure sector to discuss current developments and trends in the infrastructure market, with a focus on both legal and broader market perspectives. Participants include senior counsel both from private law firms and in-house legal teams for various market perspectives, including government and procuring authorities.
Using candid, seminar-style discussion, the group shares experiences from their varied jurisdictions and engages in meaningful dialogue on the most pressing issues facing the industry.
The Steering Committee, comprised of experts in the field, personally nominates all invitees and develops the Agenda, which forms the basis of our discussions.
Sue Lee is a Senior Managing Director with Ernst & Young Infrastructure Advisors, LLC. She provides financial and strategic advisory services related to infrastructure projects and project finance transactions. Her areas of focus include: advising public agencies on legislation and policies to enable and implement alternative project delivery methods (such public-private partnerships (PPPs)); financial analysis to develop project business plans; structuring procurements and developing related documentation; negotiations with bidders; and project management and implementation support.
Prior to joining EYIA, Sue worked in the Banking and Project Finance practices of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP and Allen & Overy LLP, where she advised US and international public agencies, multilateral agencies, lenders and other financing parties and equity sponsors in connection with a broad range of infrastructure, energy, mining, financing, restructuring, and corporate transactions. She was also with Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC), a US foreign aid agency focused on reducing global poverty through economic growth.
Sue received her B.A. in English from the University of Pennsylvania and her J.D. from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.
Mandy is a graduated law clerk and has experience working within both the legal and oil & gas industry. She was an exchange student in 2006, through Rotary International, to Brazil and is fluent in Brazilian Portuguese. Mandy has returned to Brazil on many occasions to assist in the opening of a private English school and had the privilege to volunteer as a teacher within the school for six months. In her spare time, she enjoys learning other languages and spending time with her dog, Gus.
Built on genuine interactions and spontaneous connections, the Forum is an unparalleled opportunity for preeminent leaders in U.S. infrastructure law.
"There are many opportunities to go to P3 conferences, but only a few actually have a good dialogue with your peers. This Forum is one, small groups are set to guarantee fulsome discussion on current and topical issues."Sam Gilmore Vice-President & General Counsel Kiewit Corporation Omaha, NE
"Practical insight and industry perspective offered with welcome candor, from a highly accomplished professional group. Unusually, substantive throughout."Eric Petersen Partner Hawkins Delafield & Wood LLP New York, NY
"Really like the small group with lots of participant interaction and no PowerPoints."Spencer ‘Skip’ Weiss Vice-President and Managing General Counsel Fluor Enterprises, Inc. Greenville, SC
The Forum on U.S. Infrastructure Law has been rescheduled to September 12 – 14, 2021, still at The Ritz-Carlton. For further details, please see Our COVID-19 Guarantee.