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Client quoted in Chambers Global 2023
'Thomas is knowledgeable, resourceful and responsive.'
Since serving as counsel at International Finance Corporation earlier in his career, Thomas Hechl has developed a passion for development projects, thriving on finding creative and practical solutions to difficult issues. Many of his transactions include innovative and tailored structures.
Thomas leads teams on complex emerging markets project finance, private equity, direct lending, and restructuring transactions, many involving development lenders. He has 25 years of experience in renewable energy, transport, water, oil and gas, and health care projects all around the world – Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Central and Eastern Europe – including many that received deal awards.
Client quoted in Chambers Global 2022
'Thomas is an expert in the development bank space. His value is his creative ability in structuring debt and equity deals with a mix of development banks and private capital.'
- Master of Comparative Law, University of San Diego, 1985
- J.D., University of Vienna, 1984
- Master of Law, University of Vienna, 1983
- District of Columbia
- California (inactive)