Grant Everett

Partner

Grant Everett

Dallas

P: +1.214.953.6637
F: +1.214.661.4637

Mergers, Acquisitions and Corporate Finance

  • Noble Corporation - spin-off of Paragon Offshore
  • Liberty Media - acquisition of 27 percent equity interest in Charter Communications
  • Dawson Geophysical - public merger with TGC Industries
  • E&P management teams - multiple formations of ventures with private equity firms specializing in oil and gas
  • GENBAND – strategic business combination with Sonus Networks to form new publicly traded company, Ribbon Communications
  • Manufacturing Company – sale of business to financial acquirer for cash proceeds in excess of $1 billion
  • Multiple transactions involving the acquisition or divestiture of offshore drilling assets for publicly traded clients
  • Zix Corporation – acquisition of AppRiver for $275 million, including related $100 million PIPE financing and $175 million term debt financing
  • Global consulting and technology services company - strategic acquisition of assets from publicly traded technology company
  • GENBAND - global restructuring transaction and acquisition of assets from Nortel Networks completed under Section 363 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code
  • Manufacturing Company - sale of assets to financial acquirer for cash proceeds in excess of $200 million
  • GENBAND - $375 million term debt and private equity financing transaction to finance acquisition from Nortel Networks
  • Technology Company - spin-off of separate business to existing shareholders and related financing
  • RealPage - multiple acquisition transactions, including $300 million acquisition of Lease Rent Options, $250 million acquisition of On-Site Manager and $70 million acquisition of American Utility Management
  • GENBAND - multiple rounds of venture capital and private equity financing involving proceeds of over $500 million
  • Technology Company - sale of substantially all assets to strategic acquirer
  • Global developer of data centers and cloud computing environments - joint venture for development of data centers in Asia

Bank Financings

  • Offshore drilling contractor - $2.4 billion commercial paper program
  • Liberty Media - $1.0 billion syndicated margin loan facility
  • Liberty Media - $1.25 billion syndicated margin loan facility
  • Liberty Interactive - $400 million margin loan facility
  • Offshore oil and gas construction company - $900 million syndicated credit facility secured by vessels and real property
  • Power generation company - $700 million syndicated senior secured credit facility
  • Lead arranger and administrative agent - $610 million syndicated senior secured credit facility for a media distribution company supporting the acquisition of a competitor

Private Placements

  • Institutional purchasers - purchase of $250 million of senior secured notes issued by a publicly traded midstream energy company
  • Institutional purchasers - purchase of $51 million of senior secured notes issued by a privately owned designer and manufacturer of consumer goods
  • Institutional purchasers - purchase of $50 million of senior unsecured notes issued by a publicly traded utilities holding company
  • Institutional purchasers - $45 million subordinated second lien note facility issued by a privately owned manufacturer of specialty vehicles
  • Institutional purchasers - purchase of $28.5 million of senior secured notes issued by private outsourcing company supporting the acquisition of a competitor