Vinson & Elkins announced today that Kara Kuritz has joined the firm as a partner in Washington, D.C., adding depth to the firm’s Antitrust Transactional practice in the areas of merger control and foreign filings.
Vinson & Elkins has added a team of eight litigators to its Energy Regulatory practice. Led by partner William Scherman, the team includes partners Jeffrey Jakubiak and Jason Fleischer, counsel Laura Swett, Jennifer Mansh and Thomas Kirby, senior counsel Judge John Dring and associate Phillip Washburn.
Vinson & Elkins served as issuer’s counsel in connection with Ellington Financial Inc.’s underwritten public offering of 4,000,000 shares of 8.625% Series C Fixed-Rate Reset Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Stock, with a liquidation preference of $25.00 per share, for gross proceeds of $100 million before deducting underwriting discounts and estimated offering expenses.
Legal publication Lawdragon features 10 Vinson & Elkins lawyers on its “500 Leading Lawyers in America” list, highlighting the nation’s top advisors in litigation and corporate matters.
The online application for Vinson & Elkins’ 2023 Summer Associate Program opened November 1 for first-year law students (class of 2024) in the U.S. Students should apply here as soon as possible before the end of the year, and are also encouraged to indicate interest in the firm’s Diversity Fellowship within the application.
Vinson & Elkins announced today that Stephen Medlock has joined the firm as a partner in Washington, D.C., bolstering an Antitrust Litigation practice that handles many of the nation’s most high profile cases.
Vinson & Elkins served as underwriters’ counsel in connection with AGNC Investment Corp.’s public offering of 6,000,000 depositary shares with a liquidation preference of $25.00 per share, for gross proceeds of $150 million before deducting underwriting discounts and other estimated offering expenses.
Vinson & Elkins served as underwriters’ counsel in connection with NETSTREIT Corp.’s public offering of 9,000,000 shares of its common stock at a price to the public of $20.20 per share.
In its latest report, Sustainable Debt Finance: Trends and Opportunities in an Area of Accelerated Growth, Vinson & Elkins has identified several areas for consideration as parties look to tap into the growth of sustainable finance in an evolving regulatory world.
A new report from Vinson & Elkins, Real Estate Opportunities in the Energy Transition, shines a spotlight on the role the real estate industry plays as countries and companies focus on building a greener economy to mitigate the effects of global climate change.
Vinson & Elkins advised Ellington Financial Inc. in the private offering of $210 million in aggregate principal amount of 5.875% senior unsecured notes due April 2027.
On March 16, 2022, Vinson & Elkins secured a settlement on behalf of MoneyGram International, Inc. with the New York Department of Financial Services to resolve legacy anti-money laundering allegations from 2016-17.