L. Stephen Rizzieri


Stephen Rizzieri is a seasoned transactional lawyer and C-level executive. His transactions practice includes extensive negotiation of agreements related to financing, construction and operations of major projects in infrastructure development, joint venture agreements, mergers and acquisitions, litigation management, corporate governance and formation issues, operating and shareholder agreements, equipment lease and purchase agreements, employer and employee representation and outside general counsel services to public and private companies.

Stephen utilizes a collaborative approach to business and personal dispute resolution and problem solving on behalf of individuals and businesses that seek to avoid the turmoil, expense and disruption of traditional litigation and other forms of business divorce or confrontational family discord. His history as a senior corporate executive gives him a unique perspective on bottom line operations and governance with economically efficient financial and organizational impact. This emphasis affords owners the opportunity to avoid lost time in the management of their business.

Representative experience includes participation in financing more than $12 billion in infrastructure construction projects and joint ventures and the development, financing and construction of more than 9000 MW of power generation in the United States, China and Nepal.

Stephen’s services are based on over 35 years of experience including years as a versatile, seasoned executive and trusted business and legal advisor as a Chief Legal Officer, Executive Vice President and a member of corporate senior management.

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