Scott Coffey guides publicly and privately held entities in a wide range of general corporate, finance and banking-related transactions. He has extensive experience in secured and unsecured commercial lending, project development and finance, and the acquisition and divestiture of assets and subsidiaries.
Scott has served as borrower’s and lender’s counsel in a variety of US and cross‑border loan transactions. Additionally, Scott has handled private equity investments, joint ventures, strategic alliances, leveraged buyouts, bridge financings, private mergers and acquisitions, workouts and restructurings.
In the energy sector, Scott has represented borrowers and sponsors in financing the development, construction, acquisition and operation of renewable energy projects including wind-powered, solar, geothermal and wood-burning generating facilities, as well as simple- and combined-cycle natural gas-fired and oil-fired electric energy generating facilities.
Scott has been recognized in The Best Lawyers in America since 2013 and was chosen Best Lawyers 2016 “Lawyer of the Year” for Securities/Capital Markets Law – West Palm Beach. Each year since 2007, Scott has been identified by Florida Trend magazine as one of its Legal Elite, a listing of the top lawyers in Florida as selected by their peers. He has also been named an up-and-coming lawyer by South Florida Legal Guide each year since 2008. Since 2009 he has been selected for inclusion in Florida Super Lawyers–Rising Stars, published by Thomson Reuters. He was also listed in Who’s Who Legal: Florida 2008 for his project finance practice.