John M. Craven

Associate

john.craven@bakerbotts.com

Houston

P: +1.713.229.1434 F: +1.713.229.2834
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John Craven is a member of the firm's Global Projects Practice, where he counsels public and private companies on a broad range of complex energy-related transactions, including upstream and midstream acquisitions, divestitures, and joint ventures.

Related Experience

Acquisitions and Divestitures

  • Private equity-backed oil and gas company – Acquisition of $740 million of oil and gas assets in Wyoming
  • Public energy company – Divestiture of $88 million of oil and gas assets located in the Utica Shale
  • Public energy company – Divestiture of $84 million of oil and gas assets located in the Arkoma Basin
  • Public energy company – Divestiture of $43 million of non-operated oil and gas assets located in the Marcellus Shale
  • Private energy company – Divestiture of $103 million of non-operated oil and gas assets located in the Bakken Shale
  • Public energy company – Acquisition of $130 million of oil and gas assets located in the Marcellus Shale and Utica Shale
  • Public energy company – Divestiture of $450 million of oil and gas assets located in the Haynesville Shale
  • Public energy company – Divestiture of $150 million of oil and gas assets in eastern U.S.
  • Public energy company – Divestiture of oil and gas assets located in the Barnett Shale
  • Public energy company – Acquisition of $170 million of upstream oil and gas assets located in the Marcellus Shale
  • Public energy company – Acquisition of $136 million of upstream oil and gas assets located in southern Oklahoma
  • Public energy company – Divestiture of $106 million of upstream oil and gas assets in southern Oklahoma
  • Public energy company – Divestiture of $128 million of producing and non-producing mineral and royalty interests
  • Public energy company – Divestiture of $840 million of upstream oil and gas assets in the Western Anadarko Basin
  • Domestic energy company – Acquisition of $44 million of West Texas Permian Basin Assets

Joint Ventures

  • Public energy company – drilling joint venture to develop oil and gas assets in the Uinta Basin of Utah and commitment of related crude oil supply
  • Private equity-backed oil and gas company – joint venture to develop North Texas oil and gas assets
  • Public company – Acquisition from, and joint venture with, international energy company covering oil and gas assets in Colorado
  • Private energy company – Formation of drilling partnership with private equity fund to develop oil and gas assets in the Permian Basin
  • Public energy company – windup of mineral acquisition joint venture with private equity partner
  • International energy company – Partial divestiture in, and restructuring of joint venture for development of, upstream and midstream oil and gas assets located in the Eagle Ford region of South Texas

Midstream Transactions

  • Public energy company – Restructuring of gas gathering agreements in Haynesville Shale and Utica Shale operating areas

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