Alan Beck > Vinson & Elkins LLP > Houston, United States > Lawyer Profile

Vinson & Elkins LLP
SUITE 2500
HOUSTON, TX 77002-6760
United States

Work Department

Capital Markets and Mergers & Acquisitions




Alan has extensive experience representing clients in a variety of transactional and corporate governance matters. His corporate finance practice includes representing public and private companies, investment banks, and private equity firms in connection with IPOs, mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, and registered and private offerings of debt and equity securities.

Alan advises public companies regarding securities law and stock exchange compliance, and corporate governance matters. He represents master limited partnerships (MLPs) and has significant experience across energy-related sectors, including clients engaged in upstream, midstream, downstream, and oilfield service-related activities.

Lawyer Rankings

United States > Finance > Capital markets: equity offerings

Vinson & Elkins LLP is best known for its work in the energy and infrastructure sectors, routinely advising on a high-volume of IPOs and other equity offerings, including high-value deals. The firm has also made an impression in REITs and is at the forefront of SPAC IPOs and deSPAC transactions. The firm’s burgeoning list of private equity clients has added to its deal flow. The firm primarily represents issuers, though has a solid pipeline of engagements from underwriters. Alan Beck  and David Oelman  are rated for energy sector IPOs and equity offerings. Ramey Layne is a prominent figure in SPAC IPOs and Brenda Lenahan is a key name in New York.