Main Practice Contacts

Theresa Einhorn
+1 713.547.2078


Kenneth A. Rogers
+1 214.651.5951


Sue P. Murphy
+1 214.651.5602

Representative Experience


$525 Million Revolving Credit Facility
Represent a foreign bank in a $525 million revolving credit facility to a private equity fund secured by private equity interests.

Layered Technologies, Inc. Secured Credit Facility and Organizational Restructure
Represented Layered Technologies, Inc. in connection with a secured facility with a private lender and a simultaneous restructuring of the borrower.

$500 Million Term and Revolving Facility
Represent the lead agent in a $500 million secured term and revolving facility in connection with an acquisition by a healthcare insurance company.

$3.4 Billion Multi-Currency, Cross-Border Revolving Credit Facility
Represent the lead agent in a $3.4 billion multi-currency, cross-border revolving credit facility to a multi-national corporation and its subsidiaries.

$150 Million Secured Multiple Advance Term Loan Facility - Offshore Oil and Gas Field
Represented an independent oil and gas exploration and production company in the negotiation, documentation and closing of a $150 million secured multiple advance term loan facility from a joint interest owner to fund development costs for a major offshore oil and gas field, which credit facility was non-recourse to the company as to repayment of principal and interest.

$450 Million Acquisition Facility - Insurance Holding Company
Represented the administrative agent and lead arranger in an unsecured $450 million credit facility to an insurance holding company in conjunction with its acquisition of another insurance company and its wholly-owned subsidiaries.

$3 Billion Revolving Multi-Currency International Credit Facility - Oilfield Services
Represented a large international oilfield services company in the negotiation, documentation and simultaneous closing of a five-year and a 364-day revolving, multi-currency credit facility for an aggregate $3 billion of financing, a portion of which was used to fund an acquisition.

$3 Billion Multi-Currency Facility - International Credit Card Provider
Represented the administrative agent and lead arranger in a syndicated $3 billion five-year, multi-currency, unsecured revolving credit facility to an international credit card provider and two of its domestic subsidiaries, entered into in conjunction with an initial public offering.

$200 Million Revolving/Term Credit Facility
Represented an international geophysical services company in the negotiation, documentation and simultaneous closing of a first lien revolving/term syndicated credit facility and a syndicated, second lien term loan facility for an aggregate $200 million financing secured by substantially all of the company’s assets.

$90 Million Credit Facilities - Chemical Manufacturer
Represented a specialty chemical manufacturer in the negotiation, documentation, and simultaneous closing of a multi-year revolving term credit facility with a group of commercial bank lenders and a note offering from an insurance company for an aggregate $90 million of financing, a portion of which was used to fund a significant acquisition.

$350 Million Secured Multi-Year Revolving Credit Facility - Retail
Acted as counsel to a national bank in negotiating, documenting and closing a $350 million secured multi-year revolving credit facility to a provider of coin counting and other vending machines. 

$500 Million Secured Term Loans and Revolving Credit Facilities - Health Care
Acted as counsel to a national bank in negotiating, documenting and closing secured term loans and revolving credit facilities aggregating $500 million to a health care company.

$2 Billion Bridge Loan Commitment - Oilfield Services
Represented a large international oilfield services company in the negotiation, documentation and closing of an underwritten commitment from a major investment banking firm for a $2 billion bridge financing needed to fund a significant acquisition.

$5 Billion Unsecured Revolving Credit Facilities - Financial Industry
Acted as counsel to two money center national banks in negotiating, documenting and closing multi-year unsecured revolving credit facilities aggregating more than $5 billion to a major finance company.

$2.85 Billion Revolving Credit Facility - Insurance Holding Company
Represented the administrative agent and lead arranger in a syndicated $2.85 billion five-year revolving credit facility to an insurance holding company and its subsidiary. 

$200 Million Acquisition - Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Company
Represented an independent oil and gas exploration and production company in the negotiation, documentation and closing of a $200 million secured synthetic revolving credit facility from a group of lenders led by a major investment banking firm, to fund the acquisition of oil and gas properties.

$300 Million Credit Facility - Oil and Gas Properties
Acted as principal counsel for an oil and gas exploration and production fund in the negotiation, documentation and closing of a secured borrowing base credit facility governed by a borrowing base tied to the value of the borrower’s oil and gas properties.

Convertible Term Loan Facility - Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Company
Represented an energy company as a borrower under a convertible term loan facility (with warrants attached and an overriding royalty interest granted) from a private equity fund used to refinance existing debt and to fund development costs for certain oil and gas properties, secured by such properties.

$1.5 Billion Capital Commitment Subscription Financing - Major U.S. Financial Institution
Served as lead counsel for lead arranger and administrative agent in arranging a $1.5 billion capital commitment subscription financing.

$100 Million Credit Facility - Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Fund
Acted as principal counsel for an oil and gas exploration and production fund in the negotiation, documentation and closing of a secured, borrowing base, credit facility governed by a borrowing base tied to the value of the borrower’s oil and gas properties.

$125 Million Second Lien Secured Credit Facility
Represented a commercial banking client as administrative agent for a second lien secured credit facility in connection with ongoing administration and amendments to such credit facility.

$250 Million Secured Multi-Year Revolving Credit Facility - Energy
Acted as counsel to a national bank in negotiating, documenting and closing a $250 million secured multi-year revolving credit facility to a provider of energy storage and transportation services and its subsidiaries.

$150 Million Secured Revolving Credit Facility - Oil and Gas
Represented a publicly traded master limited partnership in the negotiation, documentation and closing of a $150 million secured, revolving credit facility from a group of lenders subject to a borrowing base tied to the value of proved reserves attributable to its oil and gas properties.

$150 Million Credit Facility - Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Company
Represented an independent oil and gas exploration and production company in the negotiation, documentation and closing of a $150 million revolving credit facility from a group of lenders, subject to a borrowing base tied to the value of its oil and gas properties securing repayment of such credit facility.

$15 Million Multiple Advance Term Loan Facility - Oil and Gas
Represented an oil and gas exploration and production company in the negotiation, documentation and closing of a $15 million, multiple advance term loan facility from a private equity fund to a special purpose entity formed to acquire and develop certain oil and gas properties, secured by such properties with limited recourse to the project sponsor.

Secured Revolving Credit Facility - Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Company
Represented an oil and gas exploration and production company in the negotiation, documentation and closing of a $10 million secured, revolving credit facility subject to a borrowing base tied to the value of proved reserves attributable to its oil and gas properties.

$130 Million Multiple Advance Term Loan Facility - Oil Refining, Distribution, Exploration and Production Company
Represented an international oil refining, distribution and exploration and production company in the negotiation, documentation and closing of a $130 million, multiple advance term loan facility, secured by gasoline distribution and marketing assets in Papua New Guinea.

Debtor-in-Possession Credit Facility - Freight Transportation
Represented freight transportation company in the negotiation, documentation and closing of a $10 million debtor-in-possession credit facility, with advances available thereunder to pay certain approved, budgeted expenses.

$1 Billion Secured Mortgage Warehouse Credit Facility
Represented the administrative agent in negotiating, documenting, and closing a more than $1 billion secured mortgage warehouse credit facility.

$150 Million Credit Facility - Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Company
Acted as principal counsel for an oil and gas exploration and production fund in the negotiation, documentation and closing of a secured, borrowing base, credit facility governed by a borrowing base tied to the value of the borrower’s oil and gas properties.

$390 Million Modifications and Amendments to Target's Credit Facilities in Acquisition of Affiliated Oil and Gas Exploration and Production Partnerships
Acted as principal counsel for affiliated oil and gas exploration and production partnerships in the negotiation, documentation and closing of significant modifications and amendments to an acquisition target company’s existing secured credit facilities and hedging facility in connection with its acquisition by our client.

$300 Million Secured Credit Facility and Related Workout - Telecommunications
Representation of lender in a series of financings (aggregating $300 million) to a partnership that owned a controlling interest in a publicly traded cellular company, including loans secured by stock in the publicly traded company and the related workout of such loans resulting in 100 percent collection.

$4.25 Billion Multi-Facility Financing - Long Distance and Internet Provider
Representation of administrative agent and lead arranger in a $4.25 billion multi-facility with a publicly held international long distance and internet provider and with respect to the administration of such credit facilities during bankruptcy.

$1.3 Billion Acquisition Facility
Represented the administrative agent and arranger in a $1.3 billion secured acquisition facility to a publicly-held manufacturing company involved in the packaging and ceramics business.

$1.75 Billion Multi-Tranche Secured Acquisition Facility - Telecommunications
Represented the administrative agent and lead arranger in a $1.75 billion, multi-tranche secured acquisition facility, financing the acquisition of a regional cellular company by a joint venture to two cellular companies.

$270 Million Syndicated Multiple Tranche Secured Facility - Spinoff Transaction
Representation of administrative agent in a syndicated $270 million secured credit facility which facilitated the spin-off of a publicly-held company that manufactured advanced technical ceramics.

$50 Million Representation of a National Bank
Represented national bank in structuring, documenting and closing a senior loan transaction, secured by publicly traded securities subject to trading restrictions under the Securities Laws, and by options to purchase additional public securities.

Debt Financing - Start-Up Investment Bank
Represented start-up investment bank in debt financing.

$300 Million Credit Facility to a REIT
Provided counsel to a national bank in syndication of a $300 million unsecured credit facility to the operating partnership of a publicly traded real estate investment trust.

Receivables - Securitization
Acted as principal counsel for a publicly-traded metals recycling and steel company and its subsidiaries in documenting and consummating a $200 million account receivables securitization financing.

Leveraged Buyout Financing Transaction
Acted as counsel to senior lender in a leveraged buyout financing transaction to support the acquisition of a national services organization, involving structuring advice regarding multi-state collateral, acquisition feasibility, and lease financing.

$1 Billion of Credit Facilities - Domestic and Offshore Insurance Holding Companies
Acted as counsel to a major money center national bank, as administrative agent, in negotiating, documenting and closing secured revolving credit facilities aggregating more than $1 billion to domestic and offshore insurance holding companies.