Pierce Atwood LLP
Merrill Kramer represents energy project developers, private equity companies, and institutional lenders on the development, financing, sale, acquisition, and investment in energy projects and portfolios.
Merrill represents some of the most active and innovative players in the energy industry. He has represented Fortune 200 companies and other clients in the development and financing of over 80 energy infrastructure projects representing more than $30 billion in invested capital.
Merrrill has been ranked as one of the top energy lawyers in the country by Chambers USA, Washington, D.C. Super Lawyers, Martindale-Hubbell and The Legal 500. Merrill is ranked by his peers and the judiciary AV® Preeminent™, Martindale-Hubbell’s highest possible rating. He recently was awarded the National Law Review’s “Go-To Thought Leadership Award” for his detailed and cogent analysis of the impact of the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 on the clean energy industry.
Merrill is highly recognized for his knowledge of state and federal energy law and works closely with industry and political leaders in formulating and implementing laws and regulations to encourage clean energy development. Merrill serves as outside counsel to the Coalition of Renewable Energy Users and Developers (CORE) and the New York Solar Energy Industries Association (NYSEIA).