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Brendan McNallen is a partner in the Energy & Natural Resources Group of the firm’s San Francisco office. His practice focuses on project development and finance in the energy generation, energy storage, transmission and distribution, infrastructure and natural resources sectors, with a specific focus on renewable energy.


  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 2006, J.D., cum laude, Order of the Coif; Thurston Society; Supervising Editor, Hastings International and Comparative Law Review
  • Santa Clara University, 2000, B.S., Civil Engineering

  • New York
  • California

  • Global Innovation Lab for Climate Finance, Working Group Member

Awards & Recognition

  • Northern California Super Lawyers Rising Star (2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017)


  • United States
  • Ireland