Stahl, Bernal, Davies, Sewell & Chavarria is pleased to announce the addition of

Byron Kentor

to its Commercial Real Estate, Renewable Energy, Natural Resources, and Environment practice groups.

Byron is an experienced real estate and finance attorney. Byron’s practice includes representation of clients in all aspects of commercial real estate transactions including financing, purchasing, selling, title insurance, leasing, construction, and formation of partnerships, limited liability companies, and corporations. In his Renewable Energy Practice, Byron focuses on advising clients developing and operating wind and solar projects throughout the United States. Byron’s representation of energy clients includes drafting and negotiating land control documents, guiding projects through title and survey review, drafting and negotiating EPC (engineering, procurement and construction) and other design and construction agreements, and assisting in other transactional matters related to project development.

Prior to joining the law firm, Byron was Associate General Counsel at SunPower Corporation, a publicly traded global solar company. At SunPower, Byron provided legal oversight on all facets of SunPower’s residential business including project finance (tax equity and debt), consumer compliance, financial product innovation, third party dealer agreements, and sales and marketing. Additionally, Byron represented SunPower on the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) Consumer Protection Committee. Prior to SunPower, Byron practiced law at a nationally-recognized law firm focusing on commercial loan originations, servicing transactions, and mortgage transfers in the Commercial Mortgage-Backed Securities (CMBS) industry. Byron is licensed to practice law in Texas and Oklahoma.