Catherine Baker Ellis

Senior Associate

Catherine Ellis


P: +1.713.229.1885
F: +1.713.229.2885

Mergers & Acquisitions

  • Innophos Holdings, Inc. – $932 million acquisition by One Rock Capital Partners
  • AmeriGas Partners, L.P. – $2.4 billion merger with UGI Corporation
  • Era Group Inc. – sale of its interest in Dart Holding Company Ltd. joint venture
  • Noble Midstream Partners LP – advisor to conflicts committee in Chevron Corporation’s acquisition of Noble Midstream
  • Solar project development company – sale of controlling interest in portfolio of solar projects
  • Intrepid Partners, LLC – financial advisor to conflicts committee of Hess Midstream LP in connection with several transactions between Hess Midstream and its sponsors

Capital Markets - Issuer Representation

  • Sunnova Energy International Inc. – multiple asset-backed securitizations

Capital Markets - Underwriter Representation

  • Great Western Petroleum, LLC – $235.0 million private placement of senior secured notes
  • Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. – $550.0 million private placement of senior notes
  • Coterra Energy Inc. (f/k/a Cabot Oil & Gas Corporation) – $1.8 billion exchange offer of new debt securities for debt securities of Cimarex Energy Co.
  • Howard Energy – $400.0 million private placement of senior notes
  • Howard Energy – $550.0 million private placement of senior notes

Public Company Counsel

  • Corporate counsel to Sunnova Energy International Inc. (NYSE: NOVA) – Exchange Act reporting; proxy statements; stock exchange matters; board matters; corporate governance; Section 16 compliance.