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Bracewell LLP

711 LOUISIANA STREET, STE 2300, HOUSTON, TX 77002, USA
Tel:
Work +1 713 223 2300
Fax:
Fax +1 800 404 3970
Email:
Web:
www.bracewell.com

Aaron Roffwarg

Tel:
Work +1.713.221.1117
Email:
Web:
www.bracewell.com/people/aaron-p-roffwarg
Bracewell LLP

Work Department

Real Estate

Position

Aaron Roffwarg represents and counsels clients in transactions that involve real estate and construction projects, including synthetic lease and sale-leaseback transactions, complex midstream oil and gas projects; pipelines and terminals used to transport oil, gas and other petroleum products, and merchant electric generation facilities. Aaron represents private equity investors, developers, financial institutions and utilities in transactions that include acquisitions and divestitures of assets and companies, structured finance, leveraged finance, project development and project finance.

Education

J.D., with honors, Order of the Coif, The University of Texas School of Law, 1995; B.A., with high honors, Phi Beta Kappa, The University of Texas at Austin, 1991


United States: Real estate

Construction (including construction litigation)

Within: Construction (including construction litigation)

Bracewell LLP’s Texas-based practice has been particularly active in front-end contract negotiation, with the real estate, petrochemicals, energy and infrastructure sectors among its busiest areas in 2017. Dallas-based Brian Mitchell represented the owner and developer of the Fairmont Convention Hotel in Austin in claims worth approximately $45m brought against the general contractor. Houston-based construction litigation co-chair Richard Whiteley represented NBC’s Houston affiliate in a construction dispute relating to water damage caused by a defective retaining wall as part of a $19m project for the design and build of a next generation broadcast facility. Group co-chair Phillip Sampson Jr, Aaron Roffwarg and Austin-based Stephen Benesh are the other key figures in the team. Attorneys are based in Houston, Texas, save where mentioned otherwise.

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