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Porter Hedges LLP

Energy & Natural Resources

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What the team is known for

Offers a robust oil and gas transactional team with experience in upstream and midstream deals. Particularly knowledgeable in the sale and disposition of US shale assets as well as on joint venture structuring and deal financing. Also active on farm-out and participation agreement negotiations. Possesses the capacity to advise debtors, creditors and bidders in connection with sales of oil and gas assets in the context of bankruptcy proceedings.

Work highlights

Represented Franco-Nevada Corporation in its agreement to acquire from Range Resources Corporation an overriding royalty interest on approximately 350,000 acres in the Marcellus Shale for a gross purchase price of $300 million.

Notable practitioners

Randall King is cochair of the firm's energy practice. He has a comprehensive transactional offering including expertise in upstream and midstream acquisitions and dispositions, as well as a range of commercial agreements.

Jeremy Mouton specializes in upstream transactions and can assist clients with a broad array of matters, including asset sales and dispositions, commercial agreements and mineral rights acquisitions.
"A very strong upstream oil and gas lawyer; he's a go-to." "He has very sound knowledge."

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Overview

Porter Hedges provides clients with a cross-practice team of attorneys who have handled some of the world's largest energy transactions and different types of litigation, routinely counseling clients on corporate transactions, litigation, tax, environmental issues, project financing. We manage and negotiate complex transactions in such energy sectors as upstream, midstream, and downstream oil and gas; LNG; gas transportation; electric power generation and transmission; and renewable energy.

Clients include public and private exploration and production companies, oilfield service companies, reservoir engineering firms, commercial banks, mezzanine lenders, private equity companies, natural gas pipelines and gathering systems, and natural gas storage companies, among many others.

We have particular expertise representing energy industry clients in the following areas of law:

  • Oil & Gas
  • Unconventional Resources
  • Energy Finance
  • Energy Litigation
  • Renewable Energy
  • Electric Power
  • Master Limited Partnerships (MLPs)
  • Environmental
  • Tax

Members

King, C Randall (Head of Department)

Thomas, Robert (Head of Department)

Lees, C Ray

Marshall, H. McCaleb

Mouton, Jeremy

Moy, Jacqueline L.

Muehlberger, Scott M.

Rajabi, Benjamin J.

Thompson, James T.

Energy & Natural Resources Department

Porter Hedges LLP

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Department location

1000 Main Street

36th Floor

Houston

Texas

USA

TX 77002

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Energy: Oil & Gas (Transactional)


C Randall King
Band 4
Jeremy Mouton
Band 4