With one of the largest Restructuring & Reorganization practices in Texas, Vinson & Elkins is known for our skillful representation of lender groups, ad hoc creditor committees, official creditor committees, and secured and unsecured creditors, both in and out of court, in complex and high-profile bankruptcy cases all over the country. Our Restructuring & Reorganization lawyers adeptly work alongside our Corporate, Finance, Litigation, and other teams to meet the needs of our clients. Our industry and practice-type experience is broad, which helps us understand the complex commercial issues we often face in our restructuring work.
Clearlake Capital Partners IV Finance LP as the primary secured lender to Knight Energy Holdings LLC and certain of its affiliates in their chapter 11 cases filed in Lafayette, Louisiana; pre-negotiated plan of reorganization confirmed within 110 days of case filing
Sixth Street Partners in the refinancing of Northern Oil & Gas, Inc.’s first lien credit facility and subsequent uptier exchange offer of unsecured notes
JPMorgan Chase Bank in the chapter 11 case of Chaparral Energy, an oil and natural gas exploration and production company, filed in Delaware
Eureka Hunter Pipeline LLC and Morgan Stanley Infrastructure Partners in connection with resolution of mid-stream contracts and joint venture issues in chapter 11 proceedings in District of Delaware of Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation
American Infrastructure MLP Funds in the out-of-court restructuring of its portfolio company, Agspring
Highbridge Principal Strategies in connection with Shoreline Energy’s restructuring efforts and its chapter 11 cases
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. as administrative agent in the workout of a $400 million secured reserve-based revolving credit facility to Emerald Oil, Inc. and its subsequent chapter 11 bankruptcy
An ad hoc group of convertible noteholders in the prepackaged chapter 11 case of Global Brokerage, Inc.
A syndicated lender group in a $430 million secured lender credit facility to Paul Reinhart, Inc., a major U.S. commodity merchant, in its chapter 11 bankruptcy case filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas, plan confirmed
Wells Fargo Bank, N.A. as DIP Lender in chapter 11 case of Texoma Peanut Company in the Eastern District of Oklahoma
Texas counsel to ad hoc group of first lien lenders in the chapter 11 case of the Texas Rangers baseball club
Co-counsel to the Ad Hoc Committee of the holders of $1.5 billion in second lien notes in ATP Oil & Gas Corporation’s chapter 11 case
Counsel to a secured lender group in the chapter 11 bankruptcy case of Heritage Consolidated LLC, et al., an energy exploration and production company, filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the Northern District of Texas; plan confirmed
Bundesbank (German Central Bank) as special counsel in connection with issues arising from chapter 11 proceedings of Lehman Brothers Holdings, Inc. in United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of New York
A syndicated lender group in the chapter 11 bankruptcy cases of Aventine Renewable Energy Holdings, Inc. (“Aventine”), a producer and marketer of ethanol and ethanol co-products, filed in the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, plan confirmed