David Emmons

Department Chair - Corporate (Dallas) Partner

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Dallas

P: +1.214.953.6414 F: +1.214.661.4414

Mergers and Acquisitions and Joint Ventures

  • Advising U.S. oil and gas exploration and production company in connection with sale of U.S. properties and restructuring of indebtedness
  • Restructuring of U.S. oil and gas exploration and production company emerging from Chapter 11
  • Advising special committee of Board of Directors of international oil and gas exploration and production company in related party transactions
  • Spin-off of standard specification offshore drilling business by publicly traded energy services company
  • Various migrations of U.S. publicly traded companies from one jurisdiction to another jurisdiction
  • Multiple transactions involving construction, purchase and disposition of offshore vessels, including ships, drillships, semisubmersible and jackup drilling units
  • Acquisition by publicly traded energy services company of shares of private equity funded energy services company
  • Acquisition of salt water disposal wells by U.S. private energy services firm
  • Sale of trucking and transportation assets by U.S. transportation firm
  • Sale by publicly traded outsourcing company of federal defense business and concurrent acquisition of unrelated assets from buyer
  • Acquisition by publicly traded energy services company of shares of publicly traded Norwegian energy services company
  • Acquisition by privately held U.S. energy services company of assets from publicly traded Danish seller
  • Acquisition by publicly traded outsourcing company of shares of subsidiary of publicly traded defense contractor
  • Acquisition by publicly traded outsourcing company of subsidiary of U.S. bank
  • Acquisition by publicly traded outsourcing company of technology assets from publicly traded technology company focused on the travel industry
  • Acquisition by publicly traded outsourcing company of transportation industry assets of division of publicly traded Swiss company
  • Acquisition by publicly traded energy services company of offshore drilling assets of publicly traded Dutch company
  • Proxy fight by insurgent shareholder against publicly traded technology company
  • Joint venture relating to the acquisition and operation of offshore drilling unit
  • Joint Venture relating to the construction and operation of petrochemical facility in the Middle East
  • Joint Venture relating to the production and sale of consumer products in southeast Asia
  • Joint Venture relating to the pursuit of public infrastructure contracts in the Middle East

Corporate Finance

  • Representation of issuers in multiple offerings of bonds of various maturities by issuers in various industries
  • Representation of issuers in tender offers for corporate bonds
  • Representation of investment banks and issuers in multiple offerings of equity securities of issuers in various industries
  • Representation of borrowers in multiple credit facilities, including acquisition bridge financings

Investigations

  • Representation of publicly traded company in investigation of activities in West Africa under FCPA
  • Representation of Audit Committee in investigation of alleged fraud by management of corporate subsidiary
  • Representation of publicly traded company in investigation of activities in Middle East under FCPA
  • Representation of publicly traded company in investigation and defending alleged violations of competition laws in Middle East