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Kjarom T. Pedersen
Kjarom T. Pedersen
Senior Associate — Mergers & Acquisitions and Private Equity
Senior Associate — Mergers & Acquisitions and Private Equity

Kjarom T. Pedersen

Kjarom T. Pedersen

Trammell Crow Center
2001 Ross Avenue
Suite 3900
Dallas, Texas 75201

Kjarom T. Pedersen

Experience Highlights

  • Ellington Financial Inc. in its acquisition of Great Ajax Corp. in a stock-for-stock merger (In Process)

  • Ellington Financial Inc. in its acquisition of Arlington Asset Investment Corp., a real estate investment trust that invests primarily in mortgage-related and other assets (In Process)

  • Three Cairns Group and Galvanize Climate Solutions in their investment in Zhero, a new green energy development company

  • Prairie Operating Co. in its sale to Creek Road Miners, a cryptocurrency mining company that leverages mobile power generation units and mining facilities

  • G-Con Manufacturing, a provider of prefabricated cleanrooms used for manufacturing within the pharmaceuticals industry, in its acquisition by Summa Equity, a Swedish private equity firm

  • HighPeak Energy Partners in the $900 million business combination with Pure Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition entity

  • Bonanza Creek Energy in its $376 million acquisition of HighPoint Resources Corporation

  • Caprock Midstream Holdings in its $950 million sale to EagleClaw Midstream

  • Daseke in its $626 million merger with Hennessy Capital Acquisition Corp. II, a SPAC, in an all-stock transaction

  • TPG in its $2.66 billion acquisition of assets from EnerVest in a SPAC business combination

  • Oncor Electric Delivery Company in its approximately $400 million asset swap with Sharyland Utilities and Sharyland Distribution & Transmission Services

  • Pioneer Natural Resources in the $102 million sale, along with its joint venture partners, of approximately 10,200 net acres in the western portion of Pioneer’s Eagle Ford Shale acreage position

  • Magnolia Oil & Gas, a TPG Pace Energy portfolio company, in its $135 million acquisition of substantially all of the South Texas assets of Harvest Oil & Gas

  • Milestone Apartments Real Estate Investment Trust in its $2.85 billion sale to Starwood Capital Group

  • Quintana Energy Services Inc. in its $96 million initial public offering of common stock

  • A dental support organization in its acquisitions of multiple dental practices in the Rocky Mountain and Midwest regions

  • MN8 Energy (Goldman Sachs Renewable Power) Fund in connection with its acquisition of a 142 MW portfolio of solar power generation assets from a subsidiary of Macquarie Infrastructure Corporation

  • Goldman Sachs in multiple equity investments, including Live Media (a multi-media production company), CitiXsys (a retail management solution provider) and Green Cloud Technologies (a cloud and security services provider)

  • Goldman Sachs in its participation in an out-of-court recapitalization of its equity investment and its $90 million secured credit facility in an operator of oil and gas properties in the Uinta Basin

  • TPG Growth in the $1.2 billion sale of Discovery Midstream to KKR and Williams


  • Stanford Law School, J.D., 2016 (Senior Editor, Stanford Law & Policy Review; Judge Thelton E. Henderson Prize for outstanding legal clinic performance)
  • Brigham Young University, B.A., Public Relations, 2012
  • The Best Lawyers in America© (BL Rankings, LLC), “Ones to Watch,” (Dallas): Corporate Law, 2023; Leveraged Buyouts and Private Equity Law, 2023; Mergers & Acquisitions Law, 2023
  • National Black Lawyers Top 40 Under 40, 2022
  • Texas