Ms Heather Brown > Bracewell LLP > Houston, United States > Lawyer Profile

Bracewell LLP
STE 2300
United States

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Heather Brown’s practice focuses on complex financial transactions with emphasis on the energy industry including upstream, midstream, downstream, and services. She represents both lenders and borrowers in large, syndicated and bilateral, secured and unsecured, and traditional and structured financing arrangements, including acquisition and working capital facilities, asset based loans, reserve based loans, dividend recapitalizations, institutional term loans, first and second lien arrangements, bond financing credit enhancement, project financings, contract monetizations, and insolvency matters.


J.D., magna cum laude, University of Houston Law Center, 1994; B.A., Rice University, 1991

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Finance > Commercial lending

With a strong standing in the Texas market, Bracewell LLP‘s finance practice is focused on the energy sector; the firm represents lending banks, private equity companies and energy providers in the financing of upstream, midstream and downstream energy projects. The Houston office houses much of the national team, including joint departmental leads Dewey Gonsoulin Jr , Heather Brown  and Alan Rafte, though the firm also has offerings in Austin, Dallas and Washington DC. In New York, Robin Miles , also a co-practice head, recently lead a team that advised MUFG Union Bank on a$1.7bn unsecured revolving credit facility to Continental Resources, Inc.