Vinson & Elkins LLP

Capital Markets: Debt & Equity Department

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  • V&E received four top-five rankings in Bloomberg’s Year End League Tables, including #3 in U.S. Equity Offerings, Manager Advisers (IPO) by deal value, and #4 in U.S. Equity Offerings, Issuer Advisers (IPO) by deal value. 
  • We received 10 top-10 rankings in The American Lawyer’s 2016 Corporate Scorecard, including #3 for U.S. IPOs (Issuers’ Counsel by value), and #3 for Equities (non-IPO) (Issuers’ Counsel by volume).
  • Historically V&E has been ranked by The American Lawyer’s Corporate Scorecard in the top five law firms representing issuers in U.S. IPOs in 11 of the past 15 years    
  • Our IPO activity has been fueled by significant demand for investment in master limited partnerships (MLPs), where our lawyers have acted as issuer’s counsel or underwriter’s counsel in more than 80% of all natural resource or real estate MLP IPOs completed since the qualifying income test in 1987.
  • Working across all of our domestic and international offices, Vinson & Elkins’ capital markets practice serves clients in multiple industries, including energy, airlines, coal, shipping, financial services, real estate, telecommunications and technology.


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