The biofuels industry has greatly contributed to the United States becoming the global leader in energy production. With innovative technologies and products improving the commercial viability of biofuels at an astounding pace, entrepreneurs, investors and agricultural technology companies continue to pour resources into products that advance our country’s goal of energy independence. Husch Blackwell is a leader in the expansion of the industry, providing legal services to more than 30 biofuels clients, as well as a variety of investors, lenders, agricultural cooperatives, contractors, marketers and other industry participants.
Members of our Biofuels team advise grassroots biofuel developers on the full range of project development, financing and operational needs – from planning to production and beyond. Clients depend on our broad and deep energy, agribusiness, environmental, construction, project finance, tax and capital markets experience to meet their specific needs and challenges. With a well-established history in the capital markets, we provide a full range of Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) registration, Sarbanes-Oxley and listing compliance, and corporate governance services for public biofuels companies.
For our production and development clients, we help them evaluate emerging technologies for the biofuels sector, including energy-saving, pollution-reduction, co-product extension and efficiency-enhancing technologies. We represent companies developing technologies, as well as investors evaluating capital investment in this area.
Our full array of services includes: