Vinson & Elkins has once again been named to the GAR 100 by Global Arbitration Review (GAR), the publication’s “guide to law firms ‘approved’ for international arbitration.”
Through the Vinson & Elkins Scholars Program, seven exceptional graduating high school students in Texas recently received $10,000 college scholarships.
Vinson & Elkins advised Global Medical REIT Inc., a net-lease medical office real estate investment trust (REIT) that acquires purpose-built healthcare facilities and leases those facilities to strong healthcare systems and physician groups with leading market share, on its management internalization transaction.
Super Lawyers has recognized Vinson & Elkins partner Michael Charlson in its 2020 Northern California guide. Senior associate Christopher James was named to the Rising Stars list.
Vinson & Elkins advised the underwriters in connection with an underwritten public offering of 6,076,890 shares of common stock by certain selling stockholders of Sunnova Energy International Inc., a leading residential solar and energy storage service provider. The offering closed on July 6, 2020.
Vinson & Elkins is embarking on a year-long certification known as the Mansfield Rule, working collectively with more than 100 law firms to foster a fairer and more just legal workplace by increasing and sustaining diversity in the profession.
Vinson & Elkins partner Chris Strong served as co-chair of the drafting committee for the Association of International Petroleum Negotiators’ (AIPN) 2020 Model International Asset Sale and Purchase Agreement (ASPA).
A New York federal judge has ruled in favor of Vinson & Elkins client comScore, Inc. (“Comscore”) and two of its executives, dismissing a proposed securities class action alleging that an internal strategy disagreement between Comscore’s executives and the company’s board of directors should have been disclosed to investors.
Louise Woods, a partner in Vinson & Elkins’ London office, has been reappointed to ArbitralWomen’s Board of Directors and will serve as Vice President for the 2020-22 term.
Vinson & Elkins advised CoolSys, Inc., a parent of market-leading refrigeration and HVAC services companies nationwide backed by Ares Management, in the acquisition of Richmond Refrigeration Service.
Vinson & Elkins advised Basalt in the announcement by its portfolio company Black Bear Transmission LLC that an affiliate has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire a portfolio of Natural Gas Transmission assets from a subsidiary of Third Coast Midstream LLC.
Vinson & Elkins is advising Lilis Energy (“the Company”) in connection with its chapter 11 bankruptcy filing in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas, Houston Division.