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PACENation has partnered with the international law firm Winston & Strawn LLP, an accredited provider of CLE credits in California, New York, Illinois, Texas, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania. Join us for a virtual three-course series designed for attorneys interested in learning more about Property Assessed Clean Energy Financing (PACE). PACE is a rapidly growing tool to finance clean energy and resiliency upgrades to homes and commercial buildings that is available throughout the United States with over $7.5 billion financed to date. For more information, see “What is PACE Financing?

Register for each CLE course individually, or save by registering for all three with our bundle package (see below).



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Three-Course Bundle

Includes all of the below CLE courses (3 credits)

Access all three of PACENation and Winston & Strawn’s CLE courses at a reduced price. See the course descriptions below for more details.

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PACE 101: Introduction to PACE for Lawyers

1 credit

Learn the fundamentals of PACE financing: how PACE works, where PACE is operating, and important considerations for attorneys interested in working on PACE deals.




  • Warren Diven, Partner, Public Finance Practice Group, Best Best & Krieger
  • David Gabrielson, Senior Fellow, PACENation
  • Peter S. Morgan, Partner, Winston & Strawn
May 13, 20201PM – 2PM

Steps in C-PACE Credit Underwriting and the Legal Closing Process

1 credit

Take a deep dive into the process of underwriting and closing PACE deals, and hear perspectives from expert attorneys with experience working on PACE projects throughout the country.




  • Robert Bewkes, Counsel, Greenworks Lending
  • Sarah Christian, Vice President – Legal, Petros PACE Finance
  • R. Lynn Parins, Senior Counsel, Foley & Lardner
  • Peter S. Morgan, Partner, Winston & Strawn
May 20, 20201PM-2PM

Lender Consent & SNDA Agreements

1 credit

Commercial PACE is a senior-lien tax assessment, and commercial PACE providers are often required to obtain consent from a property’s mortgage lender before moving forward with a PACE deal. In this course, learn the details of obtaining mortgage lender consent and the use of subordination, non-disturbance, and attornment (SNDA) agreements.




  • Rick Daugherty, Branch Chief, Account Executive Branch, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
  • Carrie O’Malley, Shareholder, Hirschler
  • Peter S. Morgan, Partner, Winston & Strawn
  • David S. Schaefer, Chief Operating Officer, Counterpointe Sustainable Real Estate
  • Andrew Zech, Principal, Greenworks Lending
June 3, 20201PM-2PM


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    Summit 2024

    June 12-13
    Nashville, Tennessee

    Join hundreds other PACE professionals for two days of extensive educational and networking opportunities at the premier global PACE event!