Clayton M. Heery

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  • Suite 3700
  • Houston, TX 77002
  • USA

Clayton Heery, an associate in the Houston office, focuses on corporate transactions involving the energy, infrastructure, and technology sectors.

Mr. Heery advises clients on a range of strategic corporate transactions, including public and private M&A matters and capital markets offerings. Specifically, he guides clients on mergers and acquisitions, including SPAC business combinations, IPOs and follow-on equity offerings, and debt offerings. In addition, Mr. Heery advises clients on corporate governance, periodic reporting, and other matters relating to public company status.

Mr. Heery’s experience includes representing:

SPAC Business Combinations
  • Innoviz, an Israel-based manufacturer of solid-state LiDAR sensors and perception software, in its US$1.4 billion merger with Collective Growth Corporation
  • Latch, maker of LatchOS, the full-building enterprise software-as-a-service (SaaS) platform, in its US$1.56 billion deSPAC combination with TS Innovation Acquisitions Corp.
  • Otonomo Technologies, an Israel-based automotive data services platform, in its US$1.4 billion merger with Software Acquisition Group
  • USHG Acquisition, a special purpose acquisition company, in its pending merger with Panera Brands
Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Andeavor Logistics in its US$1.8 billion acquisition of Western Refining Logistics 
  • Citizen Energy Operating in its US$1 billion acquisition of Roan Resources, an oil and natural gas exploration and production company
  • CNX Resources Corporation in its US$357 million take-private of CNX Midstream Partners
  • Equitrans Midstream Corporation in transformative actions, including its US$1.8 billion take-private of EQM Midstream Partners and a share buy back from EQT
  • Falcon Minerals Corporation in its pending US$1.9 billion acquisition of Desert Peak Minerals
  • PAO TMK in its US$1.2 billion sale of IPSCO Tubulars to Tenaris S.A.
  • Rosetta Resources Inc. in its US$3.9 billion sale to Noble Energy 
  • TransMontaigne Partners in its sale to ArcLight Energy Partners for US$536 million
Equity Capital Markets
  • ProPetro Holding Corp. in its US$401 million IPO and registered follow-on equity offerings
  • Underwriters in follow-on equity offerings for Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc., Extraction Oil & Gas, Inc., Matador Resources Company, Kimbell Royalty Partners LP, and Solaris Oilfield Infrastructure
Debt Capital Markets
  • CNX Resources Corporation in its numerous offerings of senior notes
  • Hess Infrastructure Partners LP in its US$800 million senior notes offering 
  • Quanta Services, Inc. in its US$1.5 billion registered offering of senior notes
  • Magellan Midstream Partners in its numerous registered offerings of senior notes
  • Initial purchasers in offerings of senior notes by EP Energy, Par Petroleum, LLC, SunCoke Energy Partners, Covey Park, Patterson-UTI Energy, Matador Resources Company, Extraction Oil & Gas, Inc., Eclipse Resources, Sanchez Energy, and Blue Racer Midstream 
  • Dealer manager in connection with EP Energy's US$1.1 billion exchange offering
  • Dealer managers in Northern Oil & Gas, Inc.'s US$345.7 million offer to exchange senior secured notes for preferred stock and cash
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