Squire Patton Boggs expands infra finance practice

Nathan Treu has joined the international law firm’s public and infrastructure finance practice group in San Francisco as principal.

International law firm Squire Patton Boggs has added Nathan Treu to its public and infrastructure finance practice group in San Francisco as it looks to expand across various market segments and use of innovative finance techniques in California.

Treu, who joins the firm as principal, has more than 12 years of experience serving as bond, borrower and underwriter counsel on a variety of public infrastructure projects.

He joins the firm from Pac-12 Networks, a wholly-owned media production company of the Pac-12 Conference, a collegiate athletics conference operating in the western US. Before serving as counsel of legal and business affairs at Pac-12, Treu was Of Counsel at DLA Piper.

Treu focuses his practice on representing issuers, borrowers, and underwriters in the areas of public infrastructure and project, structured, and corporate finance. He has significant experience with structuring, negotiating, and documenting transactions involving taxable and tax-exempt structures and public and private offerings, Squire Patton Boggs said in a statement. 

He possesses particular expertise in sports facility finance, military housing community renovation and replacement, and financing extensions to toll roads/bridges, energy generation facilities, water/wastewater systems and schools.

Squire Patton Boggs added the San Francisco office to its network in 2000 when it acquired Graham & James. Today, the firm has 44 offices in 21 countries and employs more than 1,500 lawyers worldwide.