NOREEN PHELAN is a partner in Sidley’s Energy practice. She has extensive experience representing energy clients in complex tax equity and debt financings, project and portfolio acquisitions and divestitures, joint ventures and other investment arrangements. Noreen counsels market leading private equity and strategic investors, governmental entities and major developers in connection with wind, solar, hydroelectric and other alternative energy projects and conventional power generation facilities in all stages of their life cycle.
Noreen is consistently named by Chambers USA (2020–2023) and Chambers Global (2020–2023) as a recognized practitioner for Projects and for Power & Renewables: Transactional. Noreen was also listed in A Word About Wind’s “Legal Power List” in 2021.
Prior to joining Sidley, Noreen was an Energy and Infrastructure partner at another major international law firm.