Clients value our extensive experience in oil and gas exploration and production, renewable energy, energy services and technology, regulated utilities and coal. In oil and gas, we have been involved in more than 640 capital markets offerings (valued at more than $711 billion) since 2005 and more than 100 M&A deals (valued at more than $500 billion) since 2000. Additionally, we have been a leader in restructurings, including handling over 40 coal matters since 2015.
Deep relationships with companies, creditors, investors and underwriters have afforded us unique insight into the energy, utilities and mining industries. Our clients depend on us for assistance with strategic extraction joint ventures, the negotiation of mineral rights with foreign governments, FCPA-related investigations and enforcement actions, and environmental and antitrust matters.
We have been involved in industry-changing matters for companies including Baker Hughes, CNOOC, ExxonMobil and Freeport-McMoRan.
Issuers and underwriters have sought our help on more than 30 energy company IPOs since 2005. Our work includes the largest-ever IPO by a Latin American oil & gas issuer (OGX’s $4.1 billion IPO).
Our M&A lawyers advise global energy leaders including Baker Hughes, CNOOC, Emera, ExxonMobil, Petrobras, Reliance Industries, TechnipFMC and Williams.
Our long experience with energy, utilities and mining companies includes the largest-ever project bond offering by a Latin American issuer (Odebrecht’s $1.7 billion offering).
We advise companies, creditors and other parties in restructurings. Some of our clients include California Resources, Chaparral Energy, Chesapeake Energy, McDermott International and Murray Energy.
We handle the full range of litigation challenges, including investigations and enforcement actions and various civil matters. We have advised Con Edison for decades on a variety of major litigations.