The Texas Lawbook Ranks Seth Molay Number One Again for 2016 Securities Offerings Work

(Dallas) – Akin Gump corporate partner Seth Molay has once again taken the top spot in The Texas Lawbook’s list of lawyers handling the most number of securities offerings as lead issuer’s counsel.

Offerings issued by two independent exploration and production companies, Oklahoma City-based Gulfport Energy and Midland, Texas-based Diamondback Energy, made up three-quarters of Mr. Molay’s offering work in 2016. Overall, the publication reports he worked on transactions last year with a total offering value of $6.09 billion.

Additionally, Akin Gump was ranked again among the top five firms for the same period in the category “Securities Offering Count by Law Firm,” with a total offering value of $10.7 billion.

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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