Akin Gump Advises Warrior Met Coal and Certain Selling Stockholders in Initial Public Offering

(New York) – Warrior Met Coal, Inc. has announced the pricing of its initial public offering of 16,666,667 shares of its common stock at $19.00 per share on April 12. All of the shares of the common stock were offered by the selling stockholders named in the registration statement on Form S-1 filed previously with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Akin Gump advised Warrior Met Coal and certain selling stockholders throughout the IPO process.

The Warrior Met shares began trading today on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol “HCC.” In addition, the selling stockholders have granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 2,500,000 shares of the company’s common stock. The offering is expected to close on April 19, subject to customary closing conditions.

Partner Rosa Testani led the Akin Gump team advising Warrior Met Coal with regard to capital markets work. She was joined by partners Shar Ahmed and Alice Hsu and counsel Alexandra Reuss. Partner Daniel Fisher led on corporate matters along with partner Allison Miller. Tax practice co-head Patrick Fenn led the team providing tax advice. He was joined by senior counsel Jonathan Ciner.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. 

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