Andry O. Zinsou, an associate in Nossaman’s Infrastructure Practice Group, assists public agencies in delivering large-scale infrastructure projects through public-private partnerships (P3s) and other innovative delivery methods. He helps draft procurement and contract documentation relating to design-build, P3 and design-build-operate-maintain agreements. He also assists with proposer evaluation and selection processes.
He has worked on international project development, finance and M&A deals in the U.S., Africa and Europe, advising on more than $4.5 billion in transactions. Mr. Zinsou is also well-versed in litigation matters, having handled numerous project-related disputes in federal court and overseas.
Previously, as senior legal counsel in the worldwide Thermal Division at New York-based power company ContourGlobal, Mr. Zinsou assisted in project development and financing transactions as well as operational and corporate governance issues for 20 power plants in Africa, Europe, Latin America and the Caribbean. Among other positions, he worked on infrastructure and project finance matters at White & Case LLP in Paris, France, and as an international associate in the Ghana office of Africa’s largest law firm, ENSafrica.
L.L.M., University of Pennsylvania, 2013
J.D., Université Nationale d'Abomey-Calavi, Benin, 2005, Business Law and Judicial Careers
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