Preston Bernhisel's practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, capital markets transactions, securities laws and other corporate matters, particularly in the energy industry. He is a member of the Baker Botts Oil and Gas M&A team. He also has substantial experience representing issuers and investment banking firms in equity and debt securities offerings, including initial public offerings (IPOs), follow-on equity offerings and registered and Rule 144A debt offerings.
Mr. Bernhisel has extensive experience advising clients regarding Exchange Act reporting, stock exchange compliance and corporate governance. He also represents private equity funds and their sponsors, including the establishment of funds focusing on the energy industry.