Faculty Profile: Rebecca H Diffen
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Becky Diffen is partner in the Austin office of McGuireWoods and chair of the firm's renewable energy sector. Her practice focuses on energy transactions, project development, and energy regulatory law. She represents developers, private equity firms, investment banks, and a variety of other public and private companies in the renewable energy industry on complex transactions including mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, development projects, and project finance. She also has experience advising clients on Texas regulatory law.
Becky has more than 16 years of experience in the power industry and previously worked as a utility-scale wind power developer. She has been recognized by Chambers USA, Legal 500, and Texas Rising Stars, serves as an adjunct professor at the University of Texas School of Law (where she teaches classes on renewable energy and electric power law), and is a co-author of Wind Law, the first wind law treatise, and Lexis Practice Advisor: Renewable Energy.