Firm Profile > Porter Hedges LLP > Houston, United States
Porter Hedges LLP Offices
1000 MAIN STREET
HOUSTON, TX 77002
Porter Hedges LLP > The Legal 500 Rankings
Robert Thomas; Randy King
Other key lawyers:
Jeremy Mouton; James Thompson; Ben Rajabi
‘The firm has excellent industry knowledge.’
Five Point Energy
Black Stone Minerals, L.P.
Noble Energy, Inc.
Middle Fork Energy Partners, LLC
WaterBridge Resources LLC
Par Pacific Holdings
Buckhorn Resources GP, LLC
Layne Water Midstream, LLC
The Houston-based construction group at Porter Hedges LLP represents its client base in a range of complex construction disputes, both in litigation and ADR. David Peden heads the practice and has extensive experience in litigation and arbitration of construction, insurance, surety and commercial matters. Also recommended is Allison Snyder, who is routinely involved in litigation and ADR between owners, contractors, design professionals and sureties; she also has experience drafting and negotiating contracts.
Other key lawyers:
Eugene Nettles; Eric Wade
Other key lawyers:
Porter Hedges LLP > Firm Profile
Founded in 1981, Porter Hedges is a full-service Houston-based law firm with an office in Oklahoma City. We provide the highest quality work across a range of industries, with particular preeminence in the energy sector. As leading practitioners, we are committed to excellence across our firm and favor an efficient, value-minded approach to serving our clients. We develop practical and integrated solutions to complex challenges that we approach with a business-oriented mindset.
Main areas of practice
Energy transactions: Porter Hedges provides clients with a cross-practice team of attorneys who have handled more than $200 billion in energy transactions across the full spectrum of the oil and gas industry.
Corporate/M&A: The firm counsels public and private companies ranging in size from NYSE-listed companies to start-ups on public and private offerings of equity and debt securities, M&A, venture capital financings, private placements, joint ventures and exchange offers.
Litigation: Porter Hedges’ trial lawyers have both the experience and resources to meet the complex litigation needs of large national and multinational corporations, as well as those of small to mid-sized companies and individuals, from pre-litigation negotiation through appeal.
Commercial lending and finance: The firm’s practice is focused on the middle market and crosses many industries. The firm advises financial institution clients, such as lenders, corporate trustees, collateral agents, issuers, underwriters and credit enhancers.
Bankruptcy: Porter Hedges represents debtors, creditors, trustees, creditors’ committees, institutional lenders and investors in connection with out-of-court debt restructurings, acquisitions and financings, in addition to Chapter 7, 9 and 11 bankruptcy cases.
Construction: The firm represents contractors, public and private owners, developers, lenders, construction managers, sub-contractors, architects and engineers, sureties, vendors and suppliers in regards to litigation, arbitration and contract negotiation.
Tax: Porter Hedges’ tax group regularly assists public and private enterprises with the federal, state and international tax aspects of acquisitions, dispositions, restructurings and financings of corporate and partnership ventures.
Intellectual property: The firm’s team advises on portfolio preparation and management; freedom-to-operate, invalidity and non-infringement opinion work; transactional matters, including licensing and due diligence support; and patent, trademark and trade secret litigation.
Real estate: The firm represents developers, investors, lenders, owners and tenants on projects, including pre-development planning and financing, entity selection and structure, acquisitions and sales of improved and unimproved properties, construction contracts, commercial leases and operating agreements.
Employment: The firm represents clients in investigations and litigation over employment, non-competition, non-solicitation, confidentiality, severance agreements, and theft of trade secrets, as well as providing advice regarding existing employee policies and procedures.
|Energy transactions||Robert H Thomas|
|Energy transactions||C Randall King|
|Corporate/M&A||Corey C Brown|
|Litigation||Stephen H Lee|
|Commercial lending and finance||Joyce K Soliman|
|Bankruptcy||John F Higgins|
|Construction||David D Peden|
|Tax||Craig M Bergez|
|Intellectual property||Miranda Jones|
|Real estate||George S Craft|
|Laura Alaniz||Laura Alaniz is an experienced litigator and advisor focusing on representation of…||View Profile|
|Craig M Bergez||Craig Bergez counsels private companies and their owners regarding general business matters,…||View Profile|
|Corey C Brown||Corey Brown leads the Corporate Practice Group. He advises companies on a…||View Profile|
|George S Craft||George Craft leads the firm’s real estate and real estate finance sections.…||View Profile|
|John R Hawkins||John Hawkins represents businesses in complex commercial disputes in federal and state…||View Profile|
|John F Higgins||John Higgins leads the firm’s bankruptcy and restructuring practice. His practice focuses…||View Profile|
|Miranda Y Jones||Miranda Jones is an intellectual property litigator specializing in patent litigation. Recognized…||View Profile|
|C. Randall King||Randy King is Co-Chair of the Energy Section of Porter Hedges. His…||View Profile|
|Stephen H Lee||Stephen Lee is a trial lawyer and leader of the firm’s Litigation…||View Profile|
|Sean M McChristian||Sean McChristian is certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in…||View Profile|
|Jeremy A Mouton||Jeremy Mouton focuses on advising E&P companies, private equity and direct investment…||View Profile|
|Eugene M Nettles||Gene Nettles extensive litigation practice focuses on all types of energy disputes,…||View Profile|
|David D Peden||David Peden heads the firm’s Construction Section. He has extensive experience in…||View Profile|
|Benjamin J Rajabi||Ben Rajabi counsels a broad array of energy clients in transactional matters…||View Profile|
|Robert G Reedy||Rob Reedy’s practice focuses on public companies and emerging privately held entities…||View Profile|
|Allison J Snyder||Allison Snyder represents companies and individuals in complex construction disputes and business…||View Profile|
|Joyce K Soliman||Joyce Soliman leads the firm’s Finance Section and chairs the Diversity Committee.…||View Profile|
|Robert H Thomas||Bob Thomas is Co-Chair of the Energy Section of Porter Hedges. His…||View Profile|
|James T Thompson||James Thompson leads the Property & Finance Practice Group. He represents a…||View Profile|
|Eric D Wade||Eric Wade represents clients in virtually every type of complex business and…||View Profile|
|Amy K Wolfshohl||Amy Wolfshohl is certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in…||View Profile|