Andrew Thomison

Partner

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Houston

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Andrew Thomison

Andrew Thomison represents borrowers, financial institutions, capital companies, agent banks, private equity funds and other institutional investors in connection with acquisition financings, senior and subordinated debt, working capital credit facilities, bridge loans, asset-based financings, secured and unsecured term lending, high-yield debt offerings, private placements of securities, receivables financings and other forms of debt financing.

Related Experience

Bank Financings - Borrower Representations

  • Jones Energy Holdings, LLC – $225 million reserve-based revolving credit facility
  • Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. – $1.35 billion reserve-based revolving credit facility
  • Bowie Resource Partners – $335 million first lien term loan, $100 million second lien term loan and $35 million asset based revolving loan facility
  • Ensco plc – $2.25 billion revolving credit facility
  • Oceaneering International, Inc. – $300 million revolving credit facility
  • Transocean Inc. – $2.0 billion revolving credit facility
  • Helix Energy Solutions Group – $150 million revolving credit facility, $100 million term loan facility and $250 million secured vessel acquisition financing
  • Westlake Chemical Corporation – $1.0 billion revolving credit facility
  • Rimrock Energy Partners – $200 million secured revolving credit facility
  • Private oil and gas exploration and production company – $300 million reserve-based revolving credit facility
  • Sponsor-backed oil and gas exploration and production company – $100 million reserve-based revolving credit facility
  • Private oilfield services company – $5 million asset-based working capital facility, $5 million equipment line and $8.25 million term loan
  • Sponsor-backed construction company – $12 million term loan, $3 million delayed draw term loan and $4 million revolving credit facility
  • Sponsor-backed restaurant chain – $17 million term loan, $8 million delayed draw term loan and $3 million revolving credit facility
  • Sponsor-backed oil and gas company – $25 million reserve-based revolving credit facility
  • Sponsor-backed midstream company – $75 million secured revolving credit facility
  • Sponsor-backed pipeline manufacturing company – $110 million asset-based working capital facility and $15 million term loan facility
  • Sponsor-backed specialty bakery company – $100 million term loan, $35 million revolving credit facility
  • Sponsor-backed oil and gas investment company – $25 million reserve-based revolving credit facility
  • Sponsor-backed software company – $49 million term loan and $7.5 million revolving credit facility
  • Sponsor-backed water gathering and disposal company – $90 million revolving credit facility
  • Private oil and gas exploration and production joint venture – $85 million issuance of senior secured notes

Financings - Agent & Lender Representations

  • Administrative Agent – $107 million term loan and revolving credit facility for acquisition and working capital needs of kaolin clay production facility
  • Lead Arranger and Book Manager – $95 million term loan and revolving credit facility for acquisition of oil and gas assets and working capital needs
  • Administrative Agent – $110 million term loan and revolving credit facility for working capital needs of a company specializing in retail and hospitality information technology systems
  • Bank of America, N.A. – $600 million borrowing base revolving credit facility for Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. 
  • Goldman Sachs Bank USA as administrative agent – $125 million term loan to Parker Drilling Company; proceeds used to finance the acquisition of International Tubular Services Limited
  • Administrative Agent – $50 million revolving credit facility and $55 million term loan to a sponsor-backed insurance company
  • Private Equity Lender – purchase of $40 million in senior secured notes from a private, independent oil and gas producer
  • Private Equity Lender – purchase of up to $100 million in senior secured notes from a family-owned oil and gas production company
  • Private Equity Lender – $147 million bridge loan to a private equity fund to finance the acquisition of an online dating service company
  • Bank Lender – $42 million term loan to sponsor-backed healthcare company
  • Institutional investors – $85 million term loan to a manufacturer of aerosol spray valves
  • Institutional investors – $75 million term loan to a bulk liquid container transport company

Debt Offerings

  • RBS Securities Inc. as lead underwriter – $750 million offering of 9.25% senior notes by Energy XXI Gulf Coast, Inc.
  • Barclays Capital Inc. as lead underwriter – $900 million offering of 6.25% senior notes by Rice Energy Inc.
  • Citigroup Global Markets Inc. as lead underwriter – $1.4 billion offering of 4.875% senior notes by Access Midstream Partners, L.P.
  • Goldman, Sachs & Co. as lead underwriter – $750 million offering of 5.375% senior secured notes by Pacific Drilling S.A.
  • J.P. Morgan Securities LLC – $250 million issuance of 9.25% senior secured notes by Teekay Corporation
  • Citigroup Global Markets – $700 million issuance of 8.5% senior unsecured notes by Teekay Offshore Partners L.P.
  • Jones Energy – $450 million issuance of 9.25% senior secured first lien notes

Private Placements

  • Institutional investors – $100 million private placement of senior secured notes issued by an energy financing company
  • Institutional investors – private placement of $49 million of senior secured notes and $21 million of senior subordinated secured notes issued by a personal fitness company
  • Institutional investors – private placement of $65 million of senior secured notes and $50 million of senior subordinated secured notes issued by a die casting and metalworking company
  • Institutional investors – private placement of $96 million of senior secured notes and $34 million of senior subordinated secured notes issued by a trailer manufacturing company
  • Institutional investors – $85 million term loan to a manufacturer of aerosol spray valves
  • Refining joint venture – $360 million private placement of senior unsecured notes
  • Residential solar company – private placement of up to $403 million of senior secured notes

Other Transactions

  • Offshore drilling company – $12 million receivables securitization facility
  • Global Geophysical Services, Inc. – $177 million DIP financing agreement
  • Private oil and gas exploration and production company – $75 million DIP financing agreement; $135 million senior secured convertible PIK toggle note exit facility

Awards & Community

Recognized as a Texas Super Lawyer-Rising Star (Thomson Reuters), 2014, 2015, 2016 & 2017

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