BrownWinick is a dynamic business-focused law firm based in Des Moines, Iowa serving a diverse client base with a variety of legal and business issues. We work with many of the largest and most innovative companies in the Midwest, delivering tailored commercial solutions through our dedicated and uncompromising approach to quality and service. Established in 1951, BrownWinick has long been recognized as a preeminent Midwestern law firm with an impressive client list ranging from prominent, long-standing companies to entrepreneurial start-ups in their infancy stage of business. We are proud to serve this unique blend of clients and continue to grow and evolve with the ever-changing demands of the marketplace.
Husch Blackwell is an industry-focused law firm with 20-plus offices across the United States, including its virtual office, The Link. The firm represents clients around the world in major industries including energy and natural resources; financial services and capital markets; food and agribusiness; healthcare, life sciences and education; real estate, development and construction; and technology, manufacturing and transportation. For more information, visit huschblackwell.com.
Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP is an approximate 700 attorney international general practice law firm with 22 offices in 4 countries specializing in energy, chemical and infrastructure project financings, private placements, capital markets, municipal tax exempt and taxable bond offerings, US and state government loan guarantee transactions, environmental regulatory compliance, IP, tax, construction, government relations, among other areas. Kilpatrick has major transactional, IP and regulatory focuses on sustainable aviation fuel, renewable diesel, clean gasoline, biodiesel, renewable natural gas, renewable hydrogen, renewable chemicals, bio-based products and other liquid, gaseous and chemical products.
Kutak Rock attorneys have a long history representing ethanol plant owners, and the lenders, insurers and marketing companies that serve the ethanol sector, and have legal expertise in agribusiness, contracts, corporate, energy, finance, government affairs, litigation, tax, regulatory and securities law. Kutak Rock was founded and is centered in the farm belt, but with over 500 attorneys in 19 offices across the country, we have both the resources and understanding to meet the increasingly complex needs of the ethanol industry,including in emerging areas of carbon sequestration, sustainability and tax credits.
McGrath North is a client-driven law firm supporting business in the Midwest and across the country. We have a long history of working with both traditional and renewable energy sector participants and have worked on projects in both sectors. We provide strategic legal counsel on a comprehensive range of issues including finance; mergers and acquisitions; energy regulation; transmission; siting development; licensing and permitting; environmental project construction and design; land use and zoning; eminent domain; operations and maintenance; fuel supply and transportation; commodity-related contracts and agreements; economic incentives; and arbitration/litigation.