Josh Davidson handles a wide range of corporate and securities work, and he is nationally recognized for his experience in transactions involving master limited partnerships, (MLPs), YieldCos and royalty trusts. Mr. Davidson is head of the firm's Capital Markets and MLP/YieldCo Practice and has concentrated on MLPs for 25 years. He has participated in hundreds of common and preferred equity and investment grade and high yield debt public offerings and private placements of MLPs and other alternative entities, including over 60 initial public offerings. Mr. Davidson works with companies in the investment grade and high yield pipeline, midstream, oil and gas, coal, renewable energy, shipping, and refining industries.
Mr. Davidson is also skilled in representing issuers, conflicts committees and financial advisors in public MLP M&A transactions, including going private transactions, as well as MLP simplifications, restructurings, corporate conversions, asset dropdowns, third party asset acquisitions, restructurings, tender offers and proxy filings private equity funds and other institutional investors in acquiring MLP securities from issuers and selling unitholders; and MLP issuers in their ongoing corporate and securities work.