Paul Astolfi is Co-Head of Mayer Brown’s Projects & Infrastructure group and is based in Chicago. He has spent the better part of the last 20 years working on greenfield and brownfield power, energy and infrastructure finance and M&A transactions and reorganizations.  His experience includes gas-fired peakers in PJM, QFs in MISO, hedged merchant wind and solar facilities in ERCOT (and elsewhere), contracted solar facilities in CAISO, various energy projects in Mexico, and several project bond financings (144A and private placements).  Paul has a particularly strong expertise in multi-tiered financing structures and cross-border transactions, including intercreditor arrangements and workouts.  Paul speaks French competently and can read and understand Spanish.  He is a member of the New York Bar, among others.

Lenguajes Hablados

  • English
  • French


The University of Michigan Law School, JD

University of Massachusetts at Amherst, BA



  • Nueva York
  • Illinois