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Ali is an associate in Reed Smith’s Energy & Natural Resources Group. She focuses her practice on mergers and acquisitions, structured finance, trade finance, receivables finance, commercial lending, and inventory lending. Ali advises clients in connection with international and domestic borrowing base facilities, revolving and term credit facilities, bilateral facilities, and securitizations.

Ali also represents clients in connection with trading transactions in the wholesale and retail energy markets and the development, exploration, production, acquisition, and divestiture of renewable assets, crude oil, and natural gas. 


  • University of North Carolina, 2017, J.D., with honors
  • Washington and Lee University, 2014, B.A., cum laude

  • Texas