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Dawson Geophysical to Merge with Wilks Brothers, LLC

Dawson Geophysical Announces Merger Agreement With Wilks Brothers, LLC Background Image

Vinson & Elkins advised Wilks Brothers, LLC in its entry into a definitive merger agreement with Dawson Geophysical Company pursuant to which a subsidiary of Wilks will commence on or before November 1, 2021 a tender offer to acquire all of Dawson’s outstanding common shares for $2.34 per share in cash.

The V&E corporate team was led by partners Mike Telle and Chris Collins, with assistance from associates Bobbi Worbington and Chloe Schmergel. Also advising were senior associate Brett Peace; partner Lina Dimachkieh, senior associate Brian Russell and associate Lauren Nieman; partner David D’Alessandro, counsel Dario Mendoza and associate Maddison Riddick; partner Devika Kornbacher, counsel Rajesh Patel and associate Marcus Martinez; partner Matt Dobbins and associates Austin Pierce and Simon Willis; and partner Guy Gribov, senior associate Alex Kamel and associates Joe Higdon and Jeremy Gopin.

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