Clint Rancher

Partner

Clint Rancher

Houston

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Mergers and Acquisitions

  • CenterPoint Energy, Inc.-formation of midstream joint venture with OGE Energy Corp. and ArcLight Capital Partners with assets over $11 billion
  • Schlumberger Limited-$11 billion acquisition of Smith International, Inc.
  • Encore Acquisition Company-$4.5 billion acquisition for cash and stock by Denbury Resources Inc.
  • Chesapeake Energy Corporation-$4 billion acquisition of WildHorse Resource Development Corporation
  • John Wood Group PLC-$2.8 billion sale of well support division
  • John Wood Group PLC-formation of joint venture with Siemens AG with assets over $1 billion
  • John Wood Group PLC-$300 million aggregate acquisitions
  • Petroleum Geo-Services ASA-$210 million sale of onshore seismic business to Geokinetics Inc.
  • Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc.-multiple acquisitions of pressure pumping assets

Capital Markets-Issuer Representation

  • CenterPoint Energy, Inc.-$1.9 billion public offering of common stock; $978 million public offering of depositary shares representing a 1/20 interest in a share of its 7.00% Series B Mandatory Convertible Preferred Stock; $800 million public offering of preferred stock
  • CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric, LLC-multiple offerings of general mortgage bonds totaling $1.9 billion
  • CenterPoint Energy Resources Corp.-$600 million public offering of senior notes
  • Chesapeake Energy Corporation-over $5 billion aggregate public and private offerings of securities
  • Kimbell Royalty Partners, LP-$90 million initial public offering; $110 million private placement of preferred units
  • Enable Midstream Partners, LP-$575 million initial public offering; $360 million private placement of preferred units; $700 million public offering of senior notes
  • Transocean Ltd.-$2 billion public offering of senior notes
  • Issuer-$375 million Rule 144A offering of senior notes of a natural gas pipeline company with operations in Alabama, Louisiana and Mississippi

Capital Markets-Underwriter Representation

  • Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc.-$300 million initial public offering of common stock
  • Rose Rock Midstream, L.P.-$140 million initial public offering of common units
  • Targa Resources Corp.-$360 million initial public offering of common stock
  • Targa Resources Partners LP-$800 million aggregate public offerings of common units
  • Spectra Energy Capital, LLC-$300 million public offering of senior notes
  • Spectra Energy Corp-$400 million public offering of common stock
  • Azure Midstream Partners, LP-$50 million public offering of common units
  • $300 million Rule 144A offering of senior notes of a natural gas pipeline company with operations in Alabama, Florida and Mississippi

Public Company Counsel

  • Corporate counsel to CenterPoint Energy, Inc., Chesapeake Energy Corporation, Enable Midstream Partners, LP, Dril-Quip, Inc.