Racquel A. Muindi

Associate She / Her / Hers
Los Angeles

Racquel A. Muindi is an associate in the firm’s Finance Department, focusing her practice on advising private and public sector clients on complex P3/infrastructure, energy, and project finance matters within the transportation, transit, utility and social infrastructure spaces.

Racquel advises clients on key issues and complexities surrounding project development, procurement, deal structuring, bid preparation, and financing. Racquel has played a leading role in the procurement of P3 projects in California, Pennsylvania, Florida, and Georgia, with substantial experience in pre-development delivery. Racquel also has experience advising corporate clients through multi-billion-dollar cross-border deals involving entity formation, commercial contracts, restructurings, and private equity transactions.

Experience 

Representative Matters

  • Represented the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation in connection with the Major Bridges P3 Initiative and Partnership I-81 project.
  • Represented the Georgia Department of Transportation in connection with the I-285/I-20 West Interchange project.
  • Represented the University of Florida in connection with the P3 development of a new on-campus central energy plant.

Professional Highlights

Pro Bono Experience

Member of the Associates Advisory Board, Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles

Judicial Clerkships

Hon. Robert J. Smith, Circuit Court of Fairfax County, Virginia, 2016-2017

Judicial Internships

Hon. Craig S. Iscoe, Superior Court of the District of Columbia, Summer 2014

Professional Activities

Young Professionals in Infrastructure

Legislative Committee, Women’s Transportation Seminar – Los Angeles, 2018-2020

Speaking Engagements

Panelist, "Expectation vs. Reality: Aligning Owner Estimates with Procurement Outcomes," P3C, September 15, 2021

Panelist, "Future-Proofing Water Projects for a Rapidly-Changing Climate," P3 Water Summit, April 23, 2021


Credentials 

Education

George Washington University Law School (J.D. 2016)

Chapman University (B.A. 2013)

Admissions

California

District of Columbia

Virginia