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M&A Slows in Southern States

M&A Slows in Southern States

Mergermarket Media reports that law firms based in New York, Chicago and Los Angeles dominated a shrinking M&A market in the 15 southern states, including Texas, during the first…

Latham Advises in $1 Billion Acquisition

Latham Advises in $1 Billion Acquisition

This big-buck deal involves oil and gas assets in the Eagle Ford and Haynesville shales.…

Baker Botts Advises in $435 Million Acquisition

Baker Botts Advises in $435 Million Acquisition

Mounds of Houston lawyers are involved in this deal, expected to close in 3Q 2013.…

Gibson Dunn Advises Lone Star Funds in $700 Million Acquisition

Gibson Dunn Advises Lone Star Funds in $700 Million Acquisition

The Dallas-based private equity firm is purchasing North American Gypsum for $700 million in a deal that took only a couple weeks to negotiate and sign.…

Belo Turns to Wachtell Lipton in $2.2 Billion Sale to Gannett

Belo Turns to Wachtell Lipton in $2.2 Billion Sale to Gannett

Belo Executive VP of Law Guy Kerr and Belo GC Russell Coleman went to Wall Street's elitist and most expensive law firm, Wachtell, to have them on the transaction.…

V&E, Baker Botts and T&K Advise in Joint Acquisition

V&E, Baker Botts and T&K Advise in Joint Acquisition

The acquisition will give the companies additional exposure to increasing well complexity and horizontal well completion activity.…

V&E and Polsinelli Advise on St. Luke’s Hospital Deal

V&E and Polsinelli Advise on St. Luke’s Hospital Deal

The Episcopal Diocese of Texas has completed its transfer of St. Luke’s Health System to Catholic Health Initiatives…

Gibson Dunn-Dallas Advises MidAmerican in $10 Billion Acquisition

Gibson Dunn-Dallas Advises MidAmerican in $10 Billion Acquisition

MidAmerican Energy is purchasing Las Vegas-based NV Energy, Inc. for $10 billion.…

Akin Gump Assists in $438 Million Transaction

Akin Gump Assists in $438 Million Transaction

The $438 million purchase will give EnerVest access to the Anadarko Basin of Western Oklahoma and the Texas Panhandle.…

Jones Day Represents Chuy’s in Greenshoe Option from Secondary Public Offering

Jones Day Represents Chuy’s in Greenshoe Option from Secondary Public Offering

Underwriters from the public offerings will have the option to by up to 15 percent more shares.…

V&E, Akin Gump and Simpson Thacher Assist in $7 Billion Partnership

V&E, Akin Gump and Simpson Thacher Assist in $7 Billion Partnership

Ten Texas lawyers from three firms are involved in this big buck transaction.…

Texas M&A Drops in Q1 of 2013

Texas M&A Drops in Q1 of 2013

The number of corporate transactions involving Texas businesses dropped 43 percent during the first quarter of 2013 compared to the final three months of 2012. Mergermarket ranks the top 15…

V&E and Morgan Lewis Advise in $400 Million Merger

V&E and Morgan Lewis Advise in $400 Million Merger

Two Houston companies -- an offshore producer and an onshore producer -- will merge by the third quarter this year.…

V&E Advises Dyno Nobel in $850 Million Capital Expenditure

V&E Advises Dyno Nobel in $850 Million Capital Expenditure

Lots of Houston lawyers are involved in the deal for the new $850 million plant will produce 800,000 metric tons of ammonia per year.…

Jones Day and T&K Assist with $1 Billion Transaction

Jones Day and T&K Assist with $1 Billion Transaction

The big-dollar acquisition will give Atlas access to assets in the Eagle Ford shale.…

SMU Dedman Hosts CEO Conversation On Business Regulation

SMU Dedman Hosts CEO Conversation On Business Regulation

Two nationally prominent lawyers-turned-corporate executives said Wednesday that uncertain government regulation is causing small and mid-sized business owners to hold off expanding their staffs and hiring more workers.…

Mergermarket: M&A Continued to Flow in Q1 2013

Mergermarket: M&A Continued to Flow in Q1 2013

Five of the 10 largest corporate transactions announced during the first quarter of 2013 involved Texas-based companies. New statistics show that non-Texas-based firms, such as Jones Day, Weil, K&L Gates…

Weil and Bracewell Advise in GE-Lufkin Industries Deal

Weil and Bracewell Advise in GE-Lufkin Industries Deal

Texas-based Lufkin Industries has agreed to be acquired by General Electric for $3.3 billion. …

V&E Advises Midstates Petroleum in $620 Million Acquisition

V&E Advises Midstates Petroleum in $620 Million Acquisition

The Houston energy company is buying assets in the Anadarko Basin in Texas and Oklahoma. …

V&E and Latham Advise ETP/ETE in $3.75 Billion Transaction

V&E and Latham Advise ETP/ETE in $3.75 Billion Transaction

Dallas-based Energy Transfer Partners, which is one of the largest and most diversified oil and gas companies in the U.S. with assets exceeding $16 billion, announced Thursday that its financial…