Professional Biography

Bruce E. Dick Partner

Firmwide Co-Chair, Clean Technology Practice

  • Bellevue

    D +1.425.635.1409

    F +1.425.635.2400

    Bellevue

    The PSE Building, 10885 N.E. Fourth Street, Suite 700

    Bellevue, WA

    +1.425.635.1409

    BDick@perkinscoie.com

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OVERVIEW

EXPERIENCE

Experience

Energy Experience

  • Represented the contractor/lender regarding the engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract and the vendor project finance agreements for geothermal repowering projects in New Mexico and Utah.
  • Represented the lender in connection with the financing of a wind energy project in Washington.
  • Represented developer/contractor on Nevada solar project asset purchase agreement and EPC contract.
  • Represented the developer/contractor regarding EPC contracts with public and private utility companies for recovered energy power projects in Minnesota, Nevada, North Dakota, South Dakota and Washington.
  • Represented the contractor in connection with EPC contracts for geothermal projects in California, Hawaii, Idaho, Nevada and Utah.
  • Represented a Midwest electric and gas utility on the sale of a portion of its electric and gas distribution assets to utility company purchasers.
  • Represented energy company in connection with a joint venture and related construction and supply contracts for an energy storage facility in Texas.
  • Represented electric generation facility owners in negotiating their turbine purchase and maintenance services agreements.
  • Represented the developer/contractor regarding the EPC contract and subcontracts for a large capacity geothermal energy power project in the Philippines under a build-operate-transfer (BOT) structure.
  • Represented the contractor/supplier regarding construction contracts and offshore supply contracts for geothermal energy power projects in the Azores, Portugal and New Zealand.
  • Represented the developer/contractor regarding EPC contracts for four recovered energy power projects in Canada.
  • Represented the owner/developer regarding the geothermal drilling contract and EPC contract (FIDIC form) for a geothermal energy power project in Kenya.
  • Represented operator on operation & maintenance agreements for conventional and renewable energy projects in the US and other countries.

Technology Transactions & Privacy Experience

  • Represented a voice recognition software company regarding its IP development, hosting and licensing agreements with automotive companies.
  • Represented FORTUNE100 software company on its cross-licensing of software technology with a large telecommunications vendor.
  • Represented FORTUNE100 software and cloud computing company regarding its IP issues, due diligence and IP licensing in multiple acquisitions and divestitures.
  • Represented electric and gas utility regarding its system integrator agreement for its customer information system.
  • Represented a “SaaS” company in the preparation and negotiation of its hosted software as a service agreement with its customers.
  • Represented electric and gas utility regarding its two way field radio acquisition, deployment and long-term services agreements with the radio system vendor.
  • Represented energy efficiency technology provider regarding its licensing and customer agreements.
  • Represented founder-led software application companies in the sale of their companies.

NEWS

PUBLICATIONS & PRESENTATIONS

RELATED INFORMATION

Areas of Focus

Bar and Court Admissions

  • Washington

Education

  • University of Washington School of Law, J.D.,
    Order of the Coif, with high honors
    , 1982,
    Executive Notes and Comments Editor, Washington Law Review
  • University of Washington, M.B.A., 1982
  • University of Washington, B.A., Business Administration,
    Phi Beta Kappa
    , 1978

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