Carl F. Lyon


Carl Lyon,

a New York partner, is a member of the Energy & Project Finance Group and serves as chair of the Public Power Practice. He focuses his practice on energy finance matters.

Mr. Lyon has been involved in more than US$120 billion in financings for various public and private utility projects. He has extensive experience in all areas of finance and contractual negotiations for rural electric cooperatives, public power issuers, federal power agencies, and investor-owned utilities and their affiliates. He has worked extensively with taxable, tax-exempt, and tax-advantaged financings of all types for electric, gas, water and waste water projects. These projects include five different nuclear plants, with financing through both the public capital market and through the U.S. Department of Energy.

Mr. Lyon has worked with virtually every major investment banking firm and most major domestic and international banks.
Admitted In

Good to know

Areas of Practice 1) Energy & Infrastructure, 2) Infrastructure, 3) Investment Bank Representation, 4) Public Power Financing and 5) Structured Finance
Law School J.D., with distinction, Order of the Coif, Duke Law School, 1968
Education A.B., Duke University, 1965
Bar Member / Association State bar of New York
Most recent firm Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Relevant Jobs
Legal Secretary
USA-NY-New York City

We are seeking a Legal Assistant to join our team.  Based in our New York City office, the Legal Assistant is a key point of contact for clients and attorneys. In this role, the assistant must able t...

Apply now

+ View more jobs
Andrew Hamilton
Andrew Hamilton

Andrew Hamilton is a partner in Morgan Lewis's Business and Finance Practice. Mr. Hamilton practices in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital, securities law, and general corporate counseling.

Anthony C. DeCusatis
Anthony C. DeCusatis

Anthony C. DeCusatis is of counsel in Morgan Lewis's Energy Practice.He also represents and counsels utilities and nonutility energy suppliers on emerging issues created by the transition from regulation to competitive markets.

David L. Schrader
David L. Schrader

David Schrader is Managing Partner of Morgan Lewis’s Los Angeles office and a senior partner in the Litigation Practice. Mr. Schrader has been successfully litigating cases across the United States for nearly 25 years.