Speaking Engagement

Clean Energy and ESG

Equipment Leasing and Finance Association 2023 Legal Forum

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Blank Rome senior counsel Stephen T. Whelan will serve as a panelist at the 2023 Legal Forum of the Equipment Leasing and Finance Association (“ELFA”), being held May 7 through 9, 2023, in Fort Myers, Florida, with a virtual option available.

Steve’s session, “Clean Energy and ESG,” with Patricia Voorhees (The Alta Group), will take place on Sunday, May 7, from 4:15 to 5:15 p.m.


BREAKING NEWS! Investment in clean energy is expected to reach four trillion dollars. Learn how this is a major equipment finance opportunity. More news! Hear about why many asset-backed security (“ABS”) issuers are planning to provide investors with ESG disclosure: Environmental, Social, Governance. All this in only one hour!

Other sessions include:

  • Leases vs Loans 101
  • Motor Vehicle Roundtable
  • UCC + More
  • Inside Outside Counsel Management Roundtable
  • Legal Update Parts 1 and 2
  • Diversity, Equity & Inclusion: Best Practices through a Legal Lens
  • We’re in This Together: Why Mindfulness and Wellbeing Are Important to the Ethical Practice of Law for Every Equipment Leasing and Finance Attorney
  • Bankruptcy and Workouts in a Post-Pandemic Economy
  • Syndications and Structuring
  • 1071 and What This Means for Your Company/Practice
  • State Regulatory Update
  • Captive and Vendor Finance Roundtable
  • State Disclosure Laws: Tales from the Front Lines
  • Blockchain and Digital Assets—What Are They and Why They Might Be Relevant to You
  • Credit Support Devices
  • So You Want to Do a Canadian Transaction and then Securitize It in the U.S.
  • Ethics Issues for Equipment Finance Lawyers

For more information and to register, please visit the event webpage.

Steve Whelan at Equipment Leasing and Finance Association's 2023 Legal Forum May 7 2023
Steve Whelan at Equipment Leasing and Finance Association's 2023 Legal Forum, May 7, 2023.