Bryan Henderson

Partner

Bryan Henderson

Dallas

P: +1.214.953.6744
F: +1.214.661.4744

Private Equity

  • Large private equity fund – acquisitions and dispositions of various portfolio companies in the software, manufacturing and publishing sectors
  • Energy private equity fund – multiple OFS acquisitions and portfolio company formations; design and implementation of complex management incentive structures
  • Midstream private equity fund – $205 million acquisition of Marcellus midstream system; $512 and $150 million dispositions of midstream portfolio companies; formation of greenfield Marcellus midstream joint venture; advice in connection with producer bankruptcy
  • Middle-market private equity fund – growth equity investments in online education company and OFS water logistics company; advice in execution of stalking horse agreement for restaurant assets
  • PE-backed energy tech company – formation of platform company, M&A transactions and counseling
  • Private SaaS companies – sale of companies to technology/growth private equity funds
  • Representation of multiple technology companies in early and late stage financings and general formation, corporate and restructuring matters
  • Representation of various investors in investing in private equity funds, including co-investment vehicles
  • PE-backed upstream company – corporate reorganization, asset transfer and term loan facility
  • Private E&P company – negotiation of management incentive plan, debt restructuring and equity investments with PE sponsors
  • Management team of PE-backed energy company – merger with SPAC and associated initial public listing
  • Family holding company – various proposed and/or consummated wind and hydroelectric energy projects

Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Eagle Materials, Inc. – $665 million acquisition of Kosmos cement plant and terminals
  • Liberty TripAdvisor – $325 million investment by Certares in 8% Series A cumulative redeemable preferred
  • CommerceHub, Inc. – $1.1B sale of publicly-traded distributed commerce network provider to GTCR and Sycamore Partners
  • Hunt Consolidated – multiple mergers, acquisitions and joint ventures involving electric transmission and distribution companies
  • Assertio Therapeutics – various acquisitions, dispositions and investments
  • ManyWho, Inc. – sale of cloud-based application development platform company to affiliate of Dell
  • Investor consortium – bid to acquire Oncor Electric Delivery Company in EFH chapter 11 proceedings
  • Brother Industries – bid to acquire Kodak document scanning solutions business in chapter 11 proceedings
  • EnLink Midstream, LP (formerly Crosstex Energy) – $4.8 billion combination with midstream assets of Devon Energy Corporation
  • Multiple debtors-in-possession – fully-backstopped private rights offerings of debt and equity securities in connection with emergence from chapter 11
  • Global independent power producer – $165 million sale of 50% stake in solar joint venture
  • Accenture – $90 million acquisition of managed services company

Capital Markets

  • Underwriters for Forterra, Inc. – $330 million IPO
  • Underwriters for Continental Building Products, Inc. – $165 million IPO, $500 million in multiple secondary common stock offerings
  • Initial purchasers of $700 million 144A senior secured notes of Comstock, Inc.
  • Underwriters for various issuers for at-the-market equity programs

General Counseling

  • High net-worth families – various business restructuring, acquisition, estate planning, government investigation and other family office matters
  • Private coffee company – multiple co-manufacturing and private label agreements with various customers; supplier arrangements; development and manufacturing agreements; corporate counseling
  • Private frozen food manufacturing company – negotiation of co-manufacturing agreement
  • Family-owned retail company – evaluation of strategic alternatives, including recapitalization, third-party sale and initial public offering

Pro Bono

  • General counsel to Dallas-area Anglican church
  • Numerous pro bono clients – estate planning projects
  • Pro bono client – adoption of stepson in Texas state court