Mr. Chinwuba’s practice focuses on project development and financing transactions, particularly for renewable energy and infrastructure projects in the Americas and Sub-Saharan Africa. His practice also includes U.S. public-private partnerships for transportation and social infrastructure projects, as well as general bank finance transactions, including acquisition financings, investment grade financings and asset-based lending transactions.
“We are pleased to welcome Emeka Chinwuba to our partnership,” said William M. Hartnett, Cahill’s Executive Committee Chairman. “Emeka brings to Cahill a deep understanding of energy and project finance, allowing us to better service our clients in this space as well as grow this practice. He is a fantastic addition to our market-leading corporate team in New York.”
“Cahill’s reputation in the capital markets and banking space is unmatched – I am thrilled to join this talented team. The caliber of the firm’s lawyers, and the consistently strong results that Cahill achieves for clients, speak for themselves,” said Mr. Chinwuba regarding his arrival at Cahill.
Emeka Chinwuba received his LL.M. from Columbia Law School, his L.B. from Nigerian Law School and his LL.B. from University of Nigeria, Nsukka. In 2019, he was named among the “30 Black Stars” by Face2Face Africa.
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