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Mayer Brown

700 LOUISIANA STREET, SUITE 3400, HOUSTON, TX 77002-2730, USA
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Work +1 713 238 3000
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William Heller

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Work +1 713 238 2684
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Mayer Brown

Work Department

Corporate & Securities

Position

Bill Heller represents clients in corporate and securities law matters, with a focus on the energy industry, including oilfield services and upstream oil and gas. He has extensive experience representing public and private companies in mergers, acquisitions and dispositions of businesses and assets; offerings of equity and debt securities; SEC reporting and securities law compliance; and in advising directors, boards and special committees on corporate governance matters, including fiduciary duties.

Education

The University of Texas School of Law, JD 1991; Rice University, BA, magna cum laude 1988, Phi Beta Kappa


United States: Finance

Capital markets: high-yield debt offerings

Within: Capital markets: high-yield debt offerings

The ‘solid and experienced group’ at Mayer Brown is most active on the issuer side, with notable strength in the financial services and energy and natural resources spheres. Edward Best, who co-chairs the practice from Chicago, is a key contact and recently advised Kirby Corporation on its $500m high-yield debt offering of senior notes. In another energy-related transaction, Houston-based William Heller assisted Halcón Resources with its $200m high-yield debt offering. Anna Pinedo and Jon Van Gorp also co-chair the department from New York and Chicago respectively.

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