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Robert O. Hopkins
Robert O. Hopkins
Senior Associate — Capital Markets and Mergers & Acquisitions
Senior Associate — Capital Markets and Mergers & Acquisitions

Robert O. Hopkins

Robert O. Hopkins
Houston

1001 Fannin Street
Suite 2500
Houston, TX 77002

Robert O. Hopkins

Robbie’s principal area of practice is capital markets 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. Robbie 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

  • Underwriters to Weatherford International in its $600 million offering of senior notes and its concurrent tender offer for existing senior notes 

  • Ad hoc committee of unsecured noteholders to a leading non-operating oil and gas exploration and production company in an exchange of $500 million senior unsecured notes for senior secured notes and common stock 

  • Independent exploration and production company in its recapitalization and $1.2 billion offering of senior notes 

  • W&T Offshore, Inc. in its $900 million exchange of senior unsecured notes for senior secured notes and common stock

  • Underwriters to C&J Energy Services, Inc. in its $262 million public offering of common stock 

  • Underwriters to Halcón Resources Corporation in its $700 million offering of senior notes 

  • Calumet Specialty Products Partners, L.P. in its $325 million offering of senior notes

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

  • Underwriters to Vantage Energy Inc. in its initial public offering of common stock (converted to a sale process)

  • Underwriters to EQT Midstream Partners, LP in its $721 million public offering of common units 

  • Underwriters to Cheniere Energy Partners LP Holdings, LLC in its $242 million public offering of common stock 

  • Buckeye Partners, L.P. in its $621 million public offering of common units 

  • Compressco Partners, L.P. in its $413 million public offering of common 

  • Hi-Crush Partners LP in its $179 million public offering of common stock 

  • Atlas Pipeline Partners, L.P. in its $127 million public offering of Class E cumulative redeemable perpetual preferred units 

  • Antero Resources Corporation in its $1.8 billion initial public offering of common stock 

  • Crestwood Midstream Partners LP in its $700 million offering of senior notes 

  • Underwriters to Cheniere Energy, Inc. in its $625 million offering of convertible senior notes

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

  • Underwriters to Carrizo Oil & Gas, Inc. in its $300 million offering of senior notes

  • Carriage Services, Inc. in its $125 million offering of convertible subordinated notes 

  • Cameron International Corporation in its $750 million investment grade offering of senior notes 

  • Underwriters to Nabors Industries, Inc. in its $700 million investment grade offering of senior notes 

  • Penn Virginia Corporation in its $775 million offering of senior notes 

  • Antero Resources Corporation in its $500 million offering of senior notes

Credentials

  • The University of Texas, J.D. with high honors, 2012 (Order of the Coif)
  • The University of Texas, M.P.A., 2009 (Sommerfeld Scholar)
  • The University of Texas, B.B.A., Accounting with honors, 2009
  • Texas