Robert W. Phillpott


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  • Represented BP in its $5.6 billion sale of its entire upstream and midstream business in Alaska to Hilcorp (expected to close in 2020) 
  • Represented IFM Global Infrastructure Fund in acquisition of Buckeye Partners, L.P., a publicly traded limited partnership, in an all cash transaction valued at $10.3 billion enterprise value
  • Represented a private equity backed pipeline developer in the development, joint venture planning and eventual sale of a $1.2 billion 177-mile natural gas pipeline in the Marcellus region involving a consortium of public company and private equity backed investors
  • Represented Moda Midstream, LLC in its acquisition of Oxy Ingleside Energy Center Terminal from Occidental Petroleum, valued at $2.6 billion
  • Represented Inrock Drilling Systems, Inc. in its sale of horizontal directional drilling tools company to Sandvik AB (STO: SAND)
  • Represented Centaurus Renewable Energy in acquisitions, development, including tax equity financing, and dispositions of multiple utility-scale photovoltaic projects located in California, Arizona, Idaho, Indiana, Utah, Alabama, Wyoming, Nevada, Georgia and Texas
  • Represented CIC Partners in acquisition of DynaGrid Construction Group LLC, a construction services company to the utilities industry
  • Represented Hi-Crush Partners LP, a publicly traded limited partnership (now Hi-Crush Inc. (NYSE: HCR)), in its acquisition of FB Industries, Inc., a manufacturer of silo-based frac sand management systems
  • Represented private equity funds in buy-side and sell-side domestic and international merger and acquisition transactions, including in the commercial food preparation, energy, energy services, food service, logistics, manufacturing, restaurant, retail, and wholesale industries
  • Represented publicly traded master limited partnerships and sponsors in drop downs, tax-free mergers, PIPE offerings, spinoffs, and other transactions