Mergers and Acquisitions (Including Spin-offs)
- Lime Rock Partners in its sale of GEODynamics, Inc. to Oil States International Inc. for $525 million in cash and stock.
- Halliburton Company in various acquisitions, including the acquisition of Summit ESP Inc.
- Halliburton Company in its proposed $35 billion acquisition of Baker Hughes Incorporated.
- Conflicts Committee of the board of directors of the general partner of Antero Midstream Partners LP in connection with the $1.05 billion drop down of Antero Resources Corporation's integrated water business.
- Sunnova Energy Corporation in acquisitions of distributed generation residential solar assets.
- Conflicts Committee of Kinder Morgan Energy Partners and Special Committee of Kinder Morgan Management in $70 billion purchase of KMP, KMR and El Paso Pipeline Partners by KinderMorgan, Inc.
- Chesapeake Energy Corporation in $3.1 billion spin-off of its oilfield services division, Seventy Seven Energy Inc.
Capital Markets Issuer Representation
- Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. in various financings, including $680 million public offering of common units with a concurrent $300 million private placement, a $275 million private placement of common units and a $300 million private placement of common units.
- Sunnova Energy Corporation in in various financings, including a private equity investment by Energy Capital Partners, a separate private equity financing round and conduit facility, and its first asset-backed securitization collateralized by a pool of distributed generation solar assets.
- Summit Midstream Partners, LP in $300 million offering of 9.50% fixed-to-floating rate cumulative redeemable perpetual preferred units.
- American Midstream Partners, LP in $300 million private placement of senior unsecured notes.
- Chesapeake Energy Corporation in $1.5 billion exchange offers of 8.00% senior secured second lien notes due 2022 in exchange for certain outstanding senior unsecured notes.
- Linn Energy, LLC in privately-negotiated exchanges of $2 billion outstanding senior unsecured notes for $1 billion of newly issued senior secured second lien notes.
- Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. in $650 million public offering of senior notes and concurrent tender offer/redemption of senior notes.
- Shell Oil Company in $1.1 billion initial public offering of Shell Midstream Partners, L.P.
- Enable Midstream Partners, LP in $575 million initial public offering.
- Parker Drilling Company in $360 million private placement of senior notes and concurrent tender offer.
Capital Markets Underwriter Representation
- Rowan Companies plc $500 million public offering of senior notes and $750 million debt tender offer.
- Athlon Energy Inc. $570 million public offering of common stock.
- Athlon Energy Inc. $559 million public offering of common stock.
- Atwood Oceanics, Inc. (ATW) refinancing of $1.55 billion senior revolving credit facility secured by offshore drilling rigs.
- Debtors’ counsel to Global Geophysical Services, Inc. in chapter 11 cases.
Public Company Corporate Counsel
- Corporate counsel to Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. and Summit Midstream Partners, LP - Exchange Act reporting; NYSE matters; board matters; corporate governance; Reg FD issues; Section 16 compliance.