Global Debt Finance > Energy Finance

Integrated with our preeminent Energy practice, our finance lawyers represent commercial lenders, funds and public and private borrowers and issuers in the energy industry.

Our energy experience represents the full value chain: upstream/E&P, midstream/MLPs, oilfield services, downstream/chemicals/refining and power, and the full range of capital-raising mechanisms:

  • syndicated loans
  • structured finance
  • mezzanine financing
  • “club deals”
  • bridge loans
  • unitranche financings
  • reserve-based lending (RBL)
  • single lender facilities
  • first / second lien collateral sharing
  • intercreditor arrangements based on cross-priorities
  • ABL and non-ABL collateral
  • collateral trust and collateral agency agreements
  • high yield notes
  • universal shelfs
  • investment grade notes
  • commercial paper programs
  • preferred stock financing
  • convertible securities

We have significant experience structuring traditional equity kickers, such as warrants and preferred stock, as well as underlying real property interests, including volumetric production payments (VPPs), net profits interests (NPIs) and overriding royalty interests (ORRIs).