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Ryan Barry Hunsaker
Ryan Barry Hunsaker
Counsel — Finance
Counsel — Finance

Ryan Barry Hunsaker

Ryan Barry Hunsaker
Houston

1001 Fannin Street
Suite 2500
Houston, TX 77002

Ryan Barry Hunsaker

Ryan’s practice focuses on commercial lending and finance transactions, such as reserve-based financings, asset-based financings, and acquisition financings. He represents agent banks, publicly traded and privately owned borrowers, and alternative lenders in U.S. domestic and international lending and financing transactions.

His experience includes transactions involving master limited partnerships, secured and unsecured lending, syndicated credit facilities, senior and subordinated financings, intercreditor agreements, and restructuring/workout financings. The following is a list of representative matters in which Ryan has assisted.

Experience Highlights

  • A publicly traded oil and gas exploration company, and an affiliated oilfield services company, in a $2.8 billion revolving loan facility and $600 million revolving loan facility 

  • Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. in a $2.5 billion secured revolving loan facility to a publicly traded oil and gas exploration and production company

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in a $400 million secured revolving loan facility to an oil and gas exploration and production company

  • Carlyle Energy Mezzanine Opportunities Fund L.P. in a $230 million first lien note purchase agreement to a privately held oil and gas exploration and production company in connection with the acquisition of oil and gas assets

  • Bank of America, N.A. in a $1.5 billion secured revolving credit facility to Sunoco L.P.

  • Quintana Energy Services, Inc. in a $100 million secured asset-based revolving credit facility in connection with its initial public offering

  • Nine Energy Services, Inc. in a $175 million secured term loan and revolving credit facility in connection with its initial public offering

  • Ranger Energy Services, Inc. in a $75 million secured asset-based revolving credit facility in connection with its initial public offering

  • An oilfield services company in a $75 million secured asset-based revolving credit facility

  • Endeavour International Corporation in a $125 million secured term loan, a $130 million term loan, and a letter of credit procurement facility

  • An oilfield services company in a $32 million first lien and $30 million second lien revolving and term loan facilities

  • An oil and gas exploration and production company in a $500 million secured revolving loan facility

  • An offshore drilling company in the financing and restructuring of its indebtedness

  • A privately held oil and gas exploration and production company in a $100 million secured revolving loan facility

  • An oilfield services company in a $200 million secured revolving loan facility in connection with its initial public offering

  • A privately held oilfield services company in a $28 million secured term loan facility

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in a $1 billion secured reserve-based revolving credit facility to an oil and gas producer

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in a $1.25 billion secured reserve-based revolving credit facility to an oil and gas producer

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in a $300 million secured reserve-based revolving credit facility to an oil and gas producer

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in a $400 million secured reserve-based revolving credit facility to an oil and gas producer

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in a $250 million secured reserve-based revolving credit facility to an oil and gas producer

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in a $150 million secured reserve-based revolving credit facility to an oil and gas producer

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in a $350 million revolving credit facility to a midstream company

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in a $250 million unsecured revolving credit facility to a midstream MLP

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in a $150 million secured revolving credit facility to a manufacturing company

  • A specialty lender in a $75 million secured term loan facility to an oil and gas producer

  • A specialty lender in a $73 million secured term loan facility to an oil and gas producer

  • Compass Bank in a $500 million secured reserve-based revolving credit facility to an oil and gas producer

  • Credit Suisse AG in a $2.035 billion secured term loan to Sunoco L.P.

  • Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. in a $50 million secured revolving loan to finance a pipeline

  • Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. in a $1.5 billion secured revolving loan facility to a publicly traded oil and gas exploration and production company

  • Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. in a $200 million secured revolving loan facility to finance construction of a pipeline

  • Bank of Nova Scotia in a $200 million secured revolving and term loan facilities to a Colombian oil and gas exploration and production company

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. in a $50 million secured revolving loan facility to an oil and gas exploration and production company

  • Administrative agent in a $50 million secured revolving loan facility to a Trinidad oil and gas exploration and production company

  • Talara Capital Management, LLC in a $22.5 million first lien note purchase agreement to an offshore oil and gas exploration and production company with existing secured debt

Credentials

  • The University of Texas School of Law, J.D. with honors, 2010
  • The University of Southern California, B.S., Business Administration, 2005
  • Chief Financial Officer: The Texas Journal of Oil, Gas and Energy Law, 2009–2010
  • Texas
  • “Reserve-Based Lending: Market Trends and Recent Developments,” Energy Series, V&E Houston Office, February 6, 2019 (speaker)
  • Nuts & Bolts of Upstream Oil & Gas Lending,” ABA Business Law Section Annual Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, September 9, 2016 (speaker)