Announcement Date Status / Work
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Transaction * Transaction Value
(millions)
December 31, 2015 Closed Advised Chesapeake Energy Corporation on its exchange offer of Senior Notes into New Second Lien Notes $3,855
December 23, 2015 Closed Advised CVC Capital Partners on its acquisition of a significant minority stake in PT Softex Indonesia NA
December 22, 2015 Closed Advised Forest City Enterprises, Inc. on the sale of its interests in the Barclays Center and the Brooklyn Nets to Onexim Sports and Entertainment Holding USA, Inc. $1,700
December 22, 2015 Closed Advised Shoppertrak RCT Corporation on its sale to Tyco International plc ~$175
December 21, 2015 Closed Advised GLG on its investment from SFW Capital Partners $212
December 21, 2015 Closed Advised the Conflicts Committee of the Board of Directors of Northern Tier Energy GP LLC regarding the merger of Northern Tier Energy LP and Western Refining, Inc. NA
December 18, 2015 Closed Advised Westfield Corporation on the sale of five Regional Malls to a venture consisting of Centennial Real Estate Company, Blum Capital, and USAA Real Estate company $1,769
December 17, 2015 Closed Advised CoreLogic, Inc. on its acquisition of FNC, Inc. $475
December 15, 2015 Closed Advised UBM plc on the sale of its PR Newswire division to Cision $841
December 14, 2015 Closed Advised Enviva Partners, LP on its acquisition of the Southampton Plant from a joint venture between affiliates of Riverstone Holdings, LLC and John Hancock Life Insurance Company $131
December 11, 2015 Closed Advised DuPont on its merger of equals with The Dow Chemical Company $68,422
December 7, 2015 Closed Advised Energy & Exploration Partners on its financial reorganization under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code $1,164
December 7, 2015 Closed Advised the Conflicts Committee of EnLink Midstream Partners, LP on its acquisition of Tall Oak Midstream, LLC $1,550
December 4, 2015 Closed Advised Group Health Cooperative on its sale to Kaiser Foundation Health Plan $1,800
November 30, 2015 Closed Advised Kinder Morgan, Inc. on its joint acquisition with Brookfield Asset Management Inc. to acquire Myria Holdings Inc.’s Majority Interest in Natural Gas Pipeline Company of America LLC $242
November 24, 2015 Closed Advised NMC Health plc on its acquisition of a majority shareholding in Fakih IVF Group $189
November 24, 2015 Closed Advised IHS GmbH and Battery Ventures on the sale of the Trust Group to Sabre Corporation €145
November 23, 2015 Closed Advised Capital Bank Financial Corp. on its merger with CommunityOne Bancorp $350
November 22, 2015 Closed Advised American Chartered Bancorp, Inc. on its sale to MB Financial, Inc. $449
November 19, 2015 Closed Advised the Ad Hoc Committee of Senior Secured Noteholders on its acquisition of JW Aluminum NA
November 18, 2015 Closed Advised Hope Construction Materials Limited on its sale to Breedon Aggregates Limited £336
November 17, 2015 Closed Advised M/A-COM Technology Solutions Holdings, Inc. on its acquisition of FiBest Limited $60
November 16, 2015 Closed Advised Cable & Wireless Communications Plc on its sale to Liberty Global plc ~$8,200
November 11, 2015 Closed Advised ICAP plc on its sale to Tullett Prebon plc £1,113
November 11, 2015 Closed Advised the Conflicts Committee of the Board of Directors of Shell Midstream GP LLC, the general partner of Shell Midstream Partners, L.P., on its acquisition of Pecten Midstream LLC from Shell Pipeline Company LP $390
November 5, 2015 Closed Advised Brooks Automation on its acquisition of BioStorage Technologies $127
November 4, 2015 Closed Advised the Special Committee of Independent Directors of Biosensors on the proposed amalgamation with CB Medical Holdings Limited $545
November 3, 2015 Closed Advised the Board of Directors of Targa Resources Corp. on the acquisition of Targa Resources Partners LP $11,208
November 2, 2015 Closed Advised the Conflicts Committee of Western Refining Logistics on its acquisition of an interest in the TexNew Mex Pipeline and a Crude Oil Storage Tank from Western Refining $180
November 2, 2015 Closed Advised Shire plc on its acquisition of Dyax Corp $6,245
October 28, 2015 Closed Advised Eni with respect to the sale of a 12.5% stake in Saipem to Fondo Strategico Italiano €463
October 27, 2015 Closed Advised Century Pacific Food on its acquisition of Century Pacific Agricultural Ventures PHP 4,500
October 27, 2015 Closed Advised Sinocare Group on its acquisition of Nipro Diagnostics from Nipro Corporation $273
October 21, 2015 Closed Advised American Tower on its acquisition of a controlling interest in Viom Networks INR 76,000
October 20, 2015 Closed Advised Exponent Private Equity on its acquisition of PhotoBox Group NA
October 13, 2015 Closed Advised Wausau Paper Corp. on its sale to SCA $683
October 13, 2015 Closed Advised FX Energy on its sale to ORLEN Upstream $119
October 13, 2015 Closed Advised Clearlake Capital Group on its acquisition of Syncsort Incorporated from Insight Venture Partners NA
October 12, 2015 Closed Advised Lee Equity Partners on its sale of Edelman Financial Services to Hellman & Friedman NA
October 12, 2015 Closed Advised EMC on its sale to Dell and its owners, Michael S. Dell, MSD Capital and Silver Lake Partners ~$67,000
October 7, 2015 Closed Advised Universities Superannuation Scheme on its acquisition of Moto Group NA
October 5, 2015 Closed Advised NextEra Energy Partners, LP on its acquisition of the Jericho Wind Energy Center from NextEra Energy Resources, LLC $523
October 1, 2015 Closed Advised Capital Southwest Corporation on its spin-off of certain control assets $530
September 30, 2015 Closed Advised Mizuho Bank, Ltd. on its acquisition of a 16% equity interest in Matthews International Capital Management LLC NA
September 28, 2015 Closed Advised the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors of Sanchez Energy Corporation on its sale of certain midstream assets to Sanchez Production Partners LP $345
September 28, 2015 Closed Advised Aquiline Capital Partners and Genstar Capital on their acquisition of Ascensus from J.C. Flowers & Co. NA
September 23, 2015 Closed Advised Guardian Financial Services on its sale to Admin Re £1,600
September 23, 2015 Closed Advised the Conflicts Committee of the Board of Directors of Valero Energy Partners GP LLC and rendered a fairness opinion on the acquisition of the Corpus Christi Terminal Services Business from a subsidiary of Valero Energy Corporation $465
September 23, 2015 Closed Advised Landmark Aviation (a Carlyle Group portfolio company) on its sale to BBA Aviation plc $2,065
September 18, 2015 Closed Advised Antero Midstream Partners LP on its acquisition of Antero Resources Corporation’s Integrated Water Business $1,050
September 15, 2015 Closed Advised Tolaram Group on its long-term partnership with Kellogg Company SGD 1,300
September 10, 2015 Closed Advised Siris Capital on its acquisition of Premiere Global Services, Inc. ~$1,000
September 10, 2015 Closed Advised Envivio, Inc. on its sale to Ericsson $88
September 10, 2015 Closed Advised Capital Southwest Corporation on its joint venture with Main Street Capital Corporation $255
September 8, 2015 Closed Advised Amlin plc on its sale to Mitsui Sumitomo Insurance Company £3,500
August 28, 2015 Closed Advised TA Associates and DigiCert on the sale of a majority stake in DigiCert to Thoma Bravo NA
August 26, 2015 Closed Advised naviHealth on its sale of a 71% stake to Cardinal Health ~$290
August 20, 2015 Closed Advised Dealertrack Technologies, Inc. on the sale of its Inventory+ Business to DealerSocket Inc. $55
August 14, 2015 Closed Advised Hellman & Friedman LLC on its sale of Ellucian Company LP to TPG Capital LP and Leonard Green Partners LP NA
August 12, 2015 Closed Advised H.I.G. Capital on its acquisition of HelpSystems, LLC. from Summit Partners NA
August 12, 2015 Closed Advised Pearson plc on the divestiture of its 50% stake in The Economist Group £469
August 11, 2015 Closed Advised Partnership Assurance Group plc on its merger with Just Retirement Group plc £663
August 11, 2015 Closed Advised Bridge Growth Partners, LLC on the merger of CRGT Inc. with Salient Federal Solutions, Inc. NA
August 11, 2015 Closed Advised SP Fiber Holdings, Inc. on its sale to WestRock Company $289
August 10, 2015 Closed Advised the Conflicts Committee of the Board of Directors of American Midstream GP, LLC, the general partner of American Midstream Partners, LP, regarding the acquisition of an interest in Delta House FPS $162
August 10, 2015 Closed Advised Rentech, Inc. on the merger of Rentech Nitrogen Partners, L.P. with CVR Partners, LP $839
August 5, 2015 Closed Advised Integro Ltd. on its sale to Odyssey Investment Partners, LLC NA
August 4, 2015 Closed Advised IPC Healthcare Inc. on its sale to Team Health Holdings, Inc. ~$1,600
August 3, 2015 Closed Advised Nokia on its sale of HERE to a consortium comprised of Audi AG, BMW Group and Daimler AG €2,800
July 27, 2015 Closed Advised McGraw Hill Financial, Inc. on its acquisition of SNL Financial LC $2,225
July 23, 2015 Closed Advised Pearson plc on its divestiture of the Financial Times Group to Nikkei Inc. £844
July 2, 2015 Closed Advised Centene Corporation on its acquisition of Health Net, Inc $6,800
July 1, 2015 Closed Advised E. I. du Pont de Nemours and Company on the spin-off of Chemours $6,710
July 1, 2015 Closed Advised the Conflicts Committee of the Board of Directors of VTTI Energy Partners GP LLC and rendered a fairness opinion with respect to the acquisition of an additional 6.6% economic interest in VTTI MLP B.V. $75.0
July 1, 2015 Closed Advised the Conflicts Committee of the Board of Directors of Shell Midstream Partners GP LLC and rendered a fairness opinion on the acquisition of a 36.0% interest in Poseidon Oil Pipeline Company L.L.C. from Shell Oil Products US $350
July 1, 2015 Closed Advised RedBird Capital Partners LLC on its acquisition of Ark-LA-Tex Assets from SM Energy Company NA
June 22, 2015 Closed Advised Zurich Insurance Group and Aegon NV on the sale of their respective stakes in Seven Investment Management to Caledonia Investments plc £100
June 17, 2015 Closed Advised Anite plc on its sale to Keysight Technologies, Inc. £388
June 17, 2015 Closed Advised Pearson plc on the sale of PowerSchool Group to Vista Equity Partners $350
June 15, 2015 Closed Advised the Conflicts Committee of the Board of Directors of CrossAmerica GP LLC, the general partner of CrossAmerica Partners LP, on its acquisition of 29 “New to Industry” Stores and a 12.5% interest in CST Fuel Supply LP $262
June 15, 2015 Closed Advised Dealertrack Technologies, Inc. on its sale to Cox Automotive, Inc. $4,600
June 14, 2015 Closed Advised Niska Gas Storage Partners LLC and Riverstone Investment Group LLC on Niska’s sale to Brookfield Infrastructure $912
June 12, 2015 Closed Advised Impulsora Azucarera del Noroeste SA de CV on its acquisition of Atencingo and San Cristobal Sugar Mills $128
June 10, 2015 Closed Advised Tokio Marine Holdings, Inc. on its acquisition of HCC Insurance Holdings, Inc. $7,500
June 9, 2015 Closed Advised Oaktree on the Distressed Acquisition of TORM A/S $1,670
June 9, 2015 Closed Advised Now Health International on its acquisition of Best Doctors Insurance NA
June 8, 2015 Closed Advised Carlisle & Gallagher Consulting Group on its sale to NTT Data, Inc. NA
June 5, 2015 Closed Advised the Board of Directors of PetroQuest Energy, Inc. on the sell-down of the Company’s Arkoma Assets $280
June 5, 2015 Closed Advised AmeriLife Group on its sale to J.C. Flowers & Co. LLC NA
June 4, 2015 Closed Advised Francisco Partners on its acquisition of ShoreGroup, Inc. NA
June 1, 2015 Closed Advised Bridger Logistics, LLC on its sale to Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. $839
May 28, 2015 Closed Advised the Special Committee of the Board of Directors of Broadcom Corp. on its sale to Avago Technologies Limited ~$37,000
May 21, 2015 Closed Advised CVS Health on its acquisition of Omnicare $12,900
May 21, 2015 Closed Advised Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc. on its liquidity enhancing transaction and note exchange $630
May 21, 2015 Closed Advised Eagle Rock Energy Partners, L.P. on its merger with Vanguard Natural Resources, LLC $614
May 18, 2015 Closed Advised the Board of Directors of Atlas Energy Group, LLC on the sale of its natural gas producing properties in the Arkoma basin to Atlas Resource Partners, L.P $36
May 15, 2015 Closed Advised Aboitiz Equity Ventures in partnering with CRH Plc to acquire Lafarge’s cement operations in the Philippines NA
May 13, 2015 Closed Advised the Conflicts Committee of the Board of Directors of Shell Midstream Partners GP LLC and rendered a fairness opinion on the acquisition of an additional 19.5% interest in Zydeco Pipeline Company, LLC and an additional 1.388% interest in Colonial Pipeline Company from Shell Pipeline Company LP $448
May 6, 2015 Closed Advised the Conflicts Committee of Summit Midstream GP, LLC on the $255 million acquisition of the Polar & Divide System and the option to acquire the Stampede Lateral from Summit Midstream Partners, LLC $255
May 6, 2015 Closed Advised the Conflicts Committee of Crestwood Equity Partners LP on its merger with Crestwood Midstream Partners LP into a single publicly-traded partnership $7,500
May 4, 2015 Closed Advised Pattern Energy Group Inc. on its acquisition of the 150 megawatt Fowler Ridge Wind project in Indiana from Pattern Energy Group LP $127
May 1, 2015 Closed Advised RedBird Capital Partners on its acquisition of the Moneta Divide Assets from Encana Oil & Gas NA
May 1, 2015 Closed Advised PNM Resources Inc. on its long-term coal supply agreements with Westmoreland Coal Company to own and operate the San Juan coal mine in New Mexico NA
April 29, 2015 Closed Advised NextEra Energy Partners on its acquisition of renewable energy projects from NextEra Energy, Inc. $681
April 29, 2015 Closed Advised NMC Health plc on its acquisition of Americare Group and Dr. Sunny Healthcare Group $100
April 27, 2015 Closed Advised Fibertech Networks on its merger with Lightower Fiber Networks $1,900
April 24, 2015 Closed Advised MediaCorp on its investment in Kapanlagi Networks NA
April 22, 2015 Closed Advised a consortium of financial investors on its acquisition of Madrileña Red de Gas NA
April 22, 2015 Closed Advised ARRIS Group Inc. on its acquisition of Pace plc $2,136
April 20, 2015 Closed Advised Edmentum on its Comprehensive Restructuring $371
April 15, 2015 Closed Advised Spire Capital Partners on its sale of Professional Bull Riders to WME | IMG NA
April 8, 2015 Closed Advised Singapore Telecommunications Limited on its acquisition of privately-held Trustwave Holdings $850
April 4, 2015 Closed Advised Beecken Petty O’Keefe & Company and Hospital Physician Partners on the sale of Hospital Physician Partners to Onex Corporation NA
April 1, 2015 Closed Advised the E.W. Scripps Family on the merger of the broadcast operations of The E.W. Scripps Company and Journal Communications and the spin off and subsequent merger of their respective newspaper operations NA
March 30, 2015 Closed Advised the Board of Directors of Petrobras Participaciones S.L. and rendered a fairness opinion on the sale of Austral Basin assets by its subsidiary, Petrobras Argentina S.A, to Compañía General de Combustibles S.A. $101
March 23, 2015 Closed Advised the Conflicts Committee of the Board of Directors of EnLink Midstream GP, LLC, the general partner of EnLink Midstream Partners, LP, on its acquisition of the Victoria Express Pipeline from Devon Energy Corporation $220
March 11, 2015 Closed Advised Moto Hospitality Limited on its successful senior bank and high yield bond refinancing £620
March 10, 2015 Closed Advised the Conflicts Committee of the Board of Directors of EQT Midstream Services, LLC, the general partner of EQT Midstream Partners, LP, regarding the acquisition of the Northern West Virginia Marcellus Gathering System and a preferred interest in an EQT Corporation subsidiary from EQT Corporation $1,050
March 3, 2015 Closed Advised the Special Committee of the Board of Directors of Western Gas Holdings, LLC, the general partner of Western Gas Partners, LP, on its acquisition of a 50% interest in the Delaware Basin JV Gathering System from Anadarko Petroleum Corporation NA
March 3, 2015 Closed Advised R K Harrison Holdings Limited on its merger with Hyperion Insurance Group Limited NA
March 2, 2015 Closed Advised the Conflicts Committee of the Board of Directors of Tallgrass MLP GP, LLC, the general partner of Tallgrass Energy Partners, LP, regarding the acquisition of an additional 33.3% interest in Tallgrass Pony Express Pipeline, LLC from Tallgrass Development, LP $700
March 2, 2015 Closed Advised Aruba Networks on its sale to Hewlett-Packard $2,700
March 1, 2015 Closed Advised Brocade Communication Systems on its acquisition of Connectem NA
February 27, 2015 Closed Advised Valero Energy Partners LP on its acquisition of entities that own the Houston and St. Charles terminals from subsidiaries of Valero Energy Corporation $671
February 27, 2015 Closed Advised Optos plc on its sale to Nikon Corporation $400
February 25, 2015 Closed Advised General Maritime Corporation on its merger with Navig8 Crude Tankers Inc. to create Gener8 Maritime Inc. $3,000
February 23, 2015 Closed Advised NMC Health plc on its acquisition of an 86% stake in Clinica Eugin $162
February 23, 2015 Closed Advised Memorial Production Partners LP on its acquisition of East Texas and non-core Louisiana properties of Memorial Resource Development Corp $78
February 20, 2015 Closed Advised 3i Infrastructure plc on its acquisition of 45% interest in two oil storage terminal companies from Oiltanking GmbH €111
February 16, 2015 Closed Advised Phillips 66 Partners LP on its agreement with Phillips 66 to acquire 33.33% equity interest in the Sand Hills NGL pipeline system, a 33.33% equity interest in the Southern Hills NGL pipeline system and a 19.46% equity interest in the Explorer refined products pipeline system $253
February 5, 2015 Closed Advised Brocade Communication Systems on its acquisition of Riverbed’s vADC business NA
February 4, 2015 Closed Advised Schoolwires Inc. on its sale to Blackboard Inc. NA
February 3, 2015 Closed Advised Altegrity Inc. with respect to its pre-negotiated reorganization under Chapter 11 of the United States Bankruptcy Code $1,800
February 2, 2015 Closed Advised Towergate Insurance on the implementation of its financial restructuring and recapitalization £1,050
Januaryuary 28, 2015 Closed Advised BGL Group Limited on the sale if its subsidiary Bennetts Insurance to Saga plc £26
January 22, 2015 Closed Advised Miller Insurance Services LLP on the sale of a majority partnership interest (85%) to Willis Group Holdings NA
January 14, 2015 Closed Advised IFM Investors on its acquisition of 24.99% interest in Organizacion de Proyectos de Infraestructura (Conmex) from OHL México MXN $8,777
January 13, 2015 Closed Advised SunCoke Energy, Inc. on its contribution of a 75.0% interest in its Granite City cokemaking facility to SunCoke Energy Partners, L.P. $245
January 9, 2015 Closed Advised Catlin Group Limited on its sale to XL Group $4,208

* Based on Thomson Reuters Rank Value or Bloomberg assigned value, where applicable