Claire is a counsel in the Project Development and Finance Group of White & Case. Her practice focuses on the development, acquisition and ﬁnancing of infrastructure assets, including public private partnerships (PPP). Claire advises on major infrastructure projects across a broad range asset classes including airports, roads, bridges, rail, water systems and social infrastructure and has worked on several award- winning, ﬁrst-of-their-kind transactions. She brings a sound understanding of the commercial drivers underpinning such projects, having represented sponsors, infrastructure funds, commercial lenders, institutional investors and government agencies on projects in the US, Europe and Africa. Claire has signiﬁcant experience advising clients on all aspects of infrastructure projects, from initiation and the bidding process through to the drafting and negotiation of concession and development agreements together with the ﬁnancing arrangements for such projects. Her ﬁnancing experience includes commercial bank debt, private activity bonds, 4(a)(2) private placements and equity ﬁnancings.