Tanya M. Larrabee

Tanya M. Larrabee


Pronouns: she, her, hers

Overview & Experience

Tanya M. Larrabee represents renewable energy clients in the acquisition, development, and financing of solar, wind, and energy storage projects, including advising on state incentive programs.

While at Sherin and Lodgen, Tanya has drafted and negotiated a broad set of renewable energy agreements including power purchase agreements, solar leases, and renewable financing documents.  As a member of the firm’s Renewable Energy Practice Group, Tanya assists in complex renewable energy financing including construction and permanent financing of clean energy facilities, permitting, development, and leasing for solar and battery energy storage projects, energy regulatory issues, and transactions involving the purchase and sale of renewable energy projects. Additionally, Tanya has advised clients on solar tax equity matters.

Prior to joining Sherin and Lodgen, Tanya served as Legal Counsel at the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources (DOER) where she represented and executed DOER’s legal and policy strategy in state and federal administrative proceedings including §83C offshore wind and §83D clean energy procurements, rate case proceedings, storage proceedings, and Grid Modernization. She also collaborated on developing and implementing DOER’s legislative priorities and regulations including the Massachusetts SMART program and the draft regulations for CleanPeak Standard.

Since 2021, Tanya has been recognized by Chambers USA as an “Associate to Watch” for Real Estate – Massachusetts. She has also been recognized as a “Rising Star” by Massachusetts Super Lawyers since 2022.

While in law school, Tanya served as a Judicial Intern for the Honorable Mary Ames and the Honorable Heidi Brieger of the Massachusetts Superior Court. Tanya was an associate on the New England Journal on Criminal and Civil Confinement, where she published an article titled, “Vote No on Criminal Justice Ballot Measures.”


  • Advising solar developer on Massachusetts SMART regulations related to the development of solar facilities
  • Cambridge Savings Bank in the $27 million back leveraged debt refinancing to Kendall Sustainable Infrastructure I, L.P, a fund managed by Kendall Sustainable Infrastructure, LLC, in connection with 40 solar sites in Vermont, New York, and California
  • Utility-scale solar and energy storage systems company on SMART regulations related to land use and project segmentation
  • Global real estate investment firm in the negotiation of solar rooftop leases for industrial properties in Maryland
  • Non-profit energy company in the negotiation of battery storage services agreement and ground lease for use in municipal light plant
  • Industrial REIT in the negotiation of solar rooftop leases for buildings in Pennsylvania


Insights & Activities


  • Listed as a “Rising Star” by Massachusetts Super Lawyers
  • Listed in “The Best Lawyers in America, Ones to Watch, Real Estate Law, Massachusetts”
  • Chambers USA for Real Estate – Massachusetts, “Associate to Watch”
  • Featured in New England Real Estate Journal’s (NEREJ) 2023 “Ones to Watch – Rising Stars” Spotlight

Speaking Engagements & Publications