John Kaercher

Senior Associate

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Austin

P: +1.512.322.2596 F: +1.512.322.8396

Mergers & Acquisitions/Joint Ventures

  • Representation of Starz in its $4.4 billion merger with Lions Gate Entertainment Corp.
  • Representation of energy-focused clients, including EQT Corporation, EQT Midstream Partners, Jones Energy, American Resource Development and WhiteWater Midstream, in connection with M&A transactions and joint ventures in excess of $10 billion
  • Representation of technology-related clients, including Toshiba Corporation, Wolters Kluwer, DXC Technology, Dell Technologies and ESO Solutions, in multiple domestic and cross-border buy- and sell-side M&A transactions in excess of $750 million
  • Representation of industrial manufacturers and distributors in M&A transactions totaling approximately $500 million
  • Representation of SLM Corporation in its $7.0 billion spin-off of Navient Corporation
  • Representation of Xtreme Power, Inc. in the sale of substantially all of its assets pursuant to section 363 of the bankruptcy code

Private Equity/Venture Capital

  • Representation of of energy-focused private equity firm in investments and joint ventures totaling over $2.5 billion
  • Representation of energy-focused private equity firm in co-investments totaling over $1.5 billion
  • Representation of institutional investors in investments totaling $1 billion to funds managed by Och-Ziff
  • Representation of multiple life sciences and technology companies in early and late stage venture capital financings and general corporate matters
  • Representation of a venture capital fund in several early and late stage venture capital financings
  • Representation of a clean energy company issuer in multiple convertible and senior notes offerings

Capital Markets

  • Representation of Liberty Media Corporation in primary and secondary offerings totaling over $2.3 billion
  • Representation of NYSE-listed oil and gas company in $376 million financing through a combination of an underwritten public offering, a registered direct offering and a private placement of senior notes
  • Representation of NYSE-listed oil and gas company in $140 million financing involving concurrent offerings of common stock and convertible preferred stock
  • Representation of NYSE-listed midstream MLP in its $282 million initial public offering
  • Representation of various underwriters in initial public offerings totaling over $1.0 billion
  • Representation of placement agents and initial purchasers in 144A equity offerings totaling approximately $500 million
  • Representation of institutional investors and placement agents in PIPE offering totaling approximately $200 million