Vinson & Elkins

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Main Office: Houston
Participating Offices: Austin, TX; Dallas; Houston; New York; Washington, D.C.
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Sidley Austin Adds Ex-Vinson & Elkins M&A Partner in DallasLaw360 (subscription)Sidley Austin LLP has hired away a former Vinson & Elkins LLP partner who will be joining its Dallas office as a partner in its mergers and acquisitions practice group, the firm announced Monday. Marc Rose focuses his practice on energy transactions …and more »
PE-Backed Nine Energy Files IPO Led By Vinson & ElkinsLaw360 (subscription)Law360, New York (May 3, 2017, 4:25 PM EDT) -- Nine Energy Service Inc., a private equity-backed provider of well completion and production services for energy explorers, filed an initial public offering Tuesday under guidance from Vinson & Elkins LLP, ...and more »
Huntsman And Clariant To Merge, Venator IPO On TrackForbesOn May 22, 2017, Boards of Directors of Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN, $26.15, Market Capitalization: $6.3 billion) and Clariant AG (SIX: CLN, CHF 21.59, Market Capitalization: CHF 7.2 billion) announced a definitive agreement to combine in a merger ...Clariant and Huntsman to Combine in Merger of$20bn chemical company merger brings US and Euro law firms to tableThe Global Legal PostHuntsman Corporation - HUN - Stock Price Today - ZacksZacks Investment Researchall 120 news articles »
Thursday round-upSCOTUSblog (blog)At Vinson & Elkins' Lincoln's Law Blog, John Elwood and Ralph Mayrell note a recent cert denial in a False Claims Act case. In The Atlantic, Garrett Epps surveys the eight immigration cases awaiting decision at the court, observing that “history may …
Mark Kelly Of Vinson & Elkins: 'The Days Of Being What I'd Call A Pure Service Partner ... Are Over'ForbesFounded one hundred years ago in Houston during an oil boom, Vinson & Elkins has Texas in its blood, and is a household name in the global oil and gas industry. Building out from their tier-one energy practice, they also maintain nationwide and global ...
Texas Lawyer
Vinson & Elkins Has 'Best Year Ever' in 2016, Reports Record Financial ResultsTexas LawyerVinson & Elkins posted record gross revenue, net income, revenue per lawyer and profits per partner in 2016—financial results that chairman Mark Kelly attributed to strength in complex commercial litigation, a range of transactional practices and …and more »
Law360's Weekly Verdict: Legal Lions & LambsLaw360 (subscription)... that a New Jersey company and its affiliate had breached the terms of natural gas contracts by unilaterally deciding to change the price they paid, landing the Vinson & Elkins and Davis Graham attorneys representing Antero at the top of this week's …
The American Lawyer
Dechert Beefs Up NY Corporate Practice With Linklaters, Paul Weiss HiresThe American LawyerIn Asia, the firm added five lawyers, including Xiao Yong in Hong Kong and Nicholas Song in Beijing from Vinson & Elkins. Also in Hong Kong, Dechert brought on a four-lawyer team led by Stephen Chan of Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft. In London, the firm ...and more »
Houston Business Journal
Huntsman and Clariant announce merger to create $20B chemical co.Houston Business JournalThe Woodlands-based Huntsman Corp. (NYSE: HUN) and Switzerland-based Clariant AG announced on May 22 they would merge to create a chemical company with a combined enterprise value of about $20 billion. The news comes a day after the Wall ...US and Swiss Law Firms Advise on Big Chemical Company MergerTexas LawyerClariant to buy Huntsman for $6.4 billion as M&A surgesThe Spokesman-ReviewHuntsman and Clariant to Combine in Merger of EqualsPR Newswire (press release)Livemint -itemrenderer -Wall Street Journalall 125 news articles »
Bloomberg Big Law Business
A Texas-Sized Centennial for Vinson & ElkinsBloomberg Big Law BusinessJames Elkins, who co-founded Vinson & Elkins in 1917 at the tender age of 37, is remembered as a bit of a curmudgeon. He drank coffee sparingly and, it is said by lawyers at the firm today, even partners had to sneak their trips to the local coffee …and more »
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