Bracewell provides excellent client service. The lawyers are responsive and commercial in their approach.

Chambers USA, 2024

Practical, Comprehensive Corporate Advice

Bracewell’s corporate and securities lawyers serve as trusted advisors to some of the world’s leading companies, financial institutions and private equity firms. We advise Fortune 500 companies, as well as small-cap and mid-cap companies, on a range of legal and business matters, including capital markets transactions, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, securities law compliance and other general corporate matters across multiple jurisdictions.

We provide practical and comprehensive advice that draws on our market-leading tax, antitrust, energy regulatory, environmental, intellectual property, labor and employment, benefits and executive compensation, real estate and litigation practices.

Our longstanding corporate clients include Allegiance BancsharesCarlyleDCP MidstreamEniEvercoreGlobal Infrastructure PartnersHolly EnergyKeefe, Bruyette & WoodsKinder MorganLilis Energy, Phillips 66Pioneer BancsharesPiper SandlerProsperity BancsharesSyscoTallgrass Energy and Textron.

Bracewell’s unparalleled experience in the energy industry gives us unique access to capital markets for funding of projects and entities, such as master limited partnerships, renewables projects and infrastructure projects.

We nationally rank at the top of leagues tables for the number and value for energy and utilities offerings. In 2023, S&P Global ranked us:

#13 – by M&A deal value
#20 – by number of M&A deals
#10 – underwriter’s counsel by number of deals
#14 – underwriter’s counsel by offering amount
#15 – issuer’s counsel by number of deals
#20 – issuer’s counsel by offering amount

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