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Douglas C. Lionberger
Douglas C. Lionberger
Counsel — Capital Markets and Mergers & Acquisitions
Counsel — Capital Markets and Mergers & Acquisitions

Douglas C. Lionberger

Douglas C. Lionberger
Houston

1001 Fannin Street
Suite 2500
Houston, TX 77002

Douglas C. Lionberger

Doug’s principal area of practice is corporate finance and securities law, including securities offerings, private equity, mergers and acquisitions, and general corporate representation.

His capital markets experience includes representation of both issuers and underwriters in initial public offerings, as well as public and private offerings of equity and debt securities. Doug also works with private equity investors, their portfolio companies, and a variety of other public and private companies in connection with mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, and strategic investments.

Experience Highlights

  • Oasis Midstream Partners LP in its $147 million initial public offering of common units

  • TPG RE Finance Trust, Inc. in its $233 million initial public offering of common stock

  • Ramaco Resources, Inc. in its $81 million initial public offering of common stock

  • Underwriters to USA Compression Partners, LP in its $198 million initial public offering of common units

  • Underwriters to Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP in its $500 million offering of senior notes 

  • FMSA Holdings Inc. in its $400 million initial public offering of common stock by a selling stockholder 

  • RSP Permian, Inc. in its $200 million offering of senior notes

  • Rockpile Energy Holdings, a portfolio company of White Deer Energy, in the $284.5 million sale of RockPile Energy Services to Keane Group

  • RSP Permian in the $2.4 billion acquisition of Silver Hill Energy Partners and Silver Hill E&P II 

  • Hi-Crush Proppants in the drop down of Hi-Crush Augusta, owner of a 1,187-acre facility with integrated rail infrastructure and production capacity of 1.6 million tons of frac sand per year, to Hi-Crush Partners

  • Underwriters to Transocean Partners LLC in its $391 million initial public offering of common units 

  • Foresight Energy LP in its $350 million initial public offering of common units

  • Navigator Holdings Ltd. in its $262 million initial public offering of common stock

  • Underwriters to Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. in its $300 million private placement of common units

  • RSP Permian, Inc. in its $158 million public offering of common stock

  • USA Compression Partners, LP in its $77 million public offering of common units

  • Concho Resources, Inc. in its $964 million public offering of common stock 

  • Buckeye Partners, L.P. in its $363 million public offering of common units

  • CVR Partners, LP in its $645 million offering of senior notes

  • Western Refining Logistics, LP in its $300 million offering of senior notes

  • Buckeye Partners, L.P. in its $500 million offering of investment grade notes

  • USA Compression Partners in its $187 million acquisition of compression assets from S&R Compression in exchange for common stock units representing 20% of limited partnership interests in the company

  • Permian Mud Service in the $2.3 billion sale of Champion Technologies, a global energy specialty products and services company, to Ecolab

  • An infrastructure-focused private equity firm in the acquisition of a marine terminal company

  • Penn Virginia Resource Partners in its $1 billion acquisition of energy pipeline company Chief Gathering and the related equity financing 

  • Buckeye Partners in the $1.7 billion acquisition of Bahamas Oil Refining Company,  owner of the  largest storage terminal facility in the Caribbean, from First Reserve and Vopak and the related equity financing 

Credentials

  • University of California, Berkeley School of Law, J.D., 2010
  • Texas A&M University, B.A., Political Science, 2007
  • Texas