John R.R. Tormey

Projects & Infrastructure, Infrastructure Investment, Power & Utilities

John "has true subject matter expertise and adds a lot of value by weaving that into his commercial drafting." 

"He does great work for his clients and is commercially oriented."
Chambers Global


John Tormey serves clients on domestic and international project finance and development, as well as single asset and portfolio acquisitions and divestitures. John represents clients in transactions involving various complex financing structures, including:

  • Syndicated commercial bank debt
  • Export credit agency
  • Government-guaranteed financing and risk insurance programs
  • Multilateral lending agency programs


  • Leading team of lawyers representing an independent power company in the development of an approximately $900 million 400 MW capacity hydrogen production facility.
  • Leading a team of lawyers representing a major financial institution in the negotiation of all project and tax equity investment documents for a carbon capture and sequestration project.
  • Representing a nuclear technology company in its application under 48C of the Code.
  • Led team of lawyers representing a joint venture comprised of private equity and tax equity investors in its acquisition of a portfolio of twenty-four wind projects.


  • George Washington University Law School, JD
    • Editor, George Washington International Law Journal
  • Westmont College, BS, with honors, Biology


  • District of Columbia