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Peter C. Marshall
Peter C. Marshall
Partner — Mergers & Acquisitions and Capital Markets
Partner — Mergers & Acquisitions and Capital Markets

Peter C. Marshall

Peter C. Marshall
Dallas

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

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Peter C. Marshall

Peter Marshall’s legal practice focuses on representing private equity funds and other financial sponsors in acquisitions, dispositions and equity financing transactions. His work spans a range of industries, including infrastructure, renewables, consumer technology, healthcare and retail.

Peter’s experience extends to financings in the middle of the capital structure—preferred equity, joint ventures, and other special situations work.

Peter acts as a talent lead for the Dallas office and is a member of the Renewables Task Force and the Hybrid Capital Task Force.

Experience Highlights

  • Large financial investor in growth equity and other investments in over 40 companies across a variety of industries

  • Goldman Sachs Renewable Power Fund as transactional counsel to its $4 billion renewable energy fund, including in connection with (i) its approximately $350 million acquisition from Marina Energy, a subsidiary of Southern Jersey Industries, of its solar portfolio comprised of 76 distributed solar energy projects with total capacity of 204 MW, (ii) its acquisition of a 142 MW portfolio of solar power generation assets from a subsidiary of Macquarie Infrastructure Corporation and (iii) a range of other ongoing acquisition, financing and transactional matters

  • Goldman Sachs’ Alternative Energy Investing Group in the formation of a joint venture with TELOS Clean Energy to develop, construct, own, and operate distributed solar power projects

  • Special Committee of the Board of Directors of USMD Holdings in the $268 million sale of USMD Holdings, a healthcare services provider, to WellMed Medical Management, a subsidiary of United Healthcare

  • Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Partners in its $1.03 billion sale of Eureka Midstream Holdings and Hornet Midstream Holdings to EQM Midstream Partners 

  • Conflicts Committee of the Board of Directors of the General Partner of Phillips 66 Partners in the $2.4 billion drop-down acquisition by Phillips 66 Partners of Phillips 66’s 25% interest in its Bakken Pipeline Joint Ventures and 100% interest in the owner of fuel-grade coke processing units

  • TPG Capital in the $300 million acquisition of a minority stake in M&G Chemicals, a chemicals manufacturing and engineering company and a leading global supplier of polyethylene terephthalate

  • Private equity firm in its middle market growth program joint venture, which provides private equity sponsors and borrowers with unitranche loans of up to $350 million for a single transaction 

  • Renewable and Sustainable Energy Fund of The Carlyle Group in its $150 million commitment to partner with Alchemy Renewable Energy to develop, acquire, finance, and operate solar power generation projects throughout the U.S.

  • Insurance company in its acquisition of solar projects in West Texas on its acquisition of two solar projects located in West Texas with an aggregate capacity of approximately 350 MW (pending)

  • Global Atlantic Financial Group in connection with a number of solar facility acquisitions, including the $1.175 billion acquisition from Southern Power of a 33 percent minority interest in its solar portfolio (comprised of 26 operating solar facilities representing approximately 1.7 gigawatts of capacity)

  • Goldman Sachs, Global Atlantic and GSO in their $200 million upsize commitment to Altus Power for development and construction of solar facilities

  • The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. on a range of equity investments in and financings of commercial and industrial solar projects

  • Large financial investor in a joint venture to invest up to $500 million for development and acquisition of solar facilities

  • Large private equity fund in a nearly $1 billion back-levered acquisition of a portfolio of wind assets from a global conglomerate

  • Blackstone in the $2 billion acquisition of Eagle Claw Midstream Ventures from EnCap Flatrock Midstream

  • Blackstone in its $1.57 billion acquisition of an interest in the Rover pipeline project from a subsidiary of Energy Transfer Partners

  • Brazos Midstream Holdings in the formation of a joint venture in the Delaware Basin with The Williams Companies 

  • Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Partners in its acquisition of interests in Eureka Hunter Holdings, owner of a natural gas gathering system in the Marcellus and Utica shale basins in the Appalachian region of the United States

  • Oaktree Capital Management and Hartree Bulk Storage in the $215 million acquisition of natural gas storage assets from Martin Midstream Partners

  • Trillium Energy Partners in its formation and $500 million commitment from Quantum Energy Partners

  • Riata Capital Group in its recapitalization investment in WSS, a specialty retailer of athletic, fashion and work-related footwear and accessories

  • Goldman Sachs in its debt, preferred and common equity investment in OneWater Marine

  • Labora Group in several venture capital investments in emerging growth companies in the technology, retail, consulting and various other industries

  • Financial sponsor in formation of dental services platform and acquisition of multiple practices

  • Large financial investor in a debt, preferred and common equity investment in a tennis facility operator in the Northeast

  • Insurance company in its acquisition of an undivided interest in a generation unit of a large power facility

  • Private equity firm in a carve-out transaction to acquire a leading online banking and mobile solutions company, and the subsequent transaction to sell the company to a public company

  • Private equity firm in a transaction to acquire a manufacturer and distributor of health and personal care products

  • Private equity firm in a transaction to acquire a helicopter transport services company

  • Private equity firm in a take-private transaction to acquire a SaaS Internet and mobile monitoring company

  • Chain of automotive service centers in a take-private sale transaction to a subsidiary of a large international trading company

  • Private equity firm in a transaction to acquire a real estate investment consulting services company

  • Publicly traded manufacturer and marketer of medium and heavy trucks in its offering of common stock and senior notes

  • Manufacturer of geosynthetic lining products and services in its initial public offering

  • Manufacturer of metal and plastic containers in its offering of senior notes

Credentials

  • Vanderbilt University Law School, J.D. cum laude, 2009
  • Wheaton College, B.A. cum laude, 2005
  • Chambers USA, Projects: Power & Renewables (Transactional) (Nationwide), 2020
  • Legal 500 U.S., Energy: Renewable/Alternative Power, 2019 and 2020
  • Texas
  • “Recent Trends in Renewable Energy Dealmaking,” Energy Series, V&E Houston Office, November 7, 2018 (speaker)
  • “2018: The Year Solar & Storage Came of Age?” Solar Storage Finance USA, October 29, 2018 (moderator)