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  • PRACTICE FOCUS
  • INDUSTRIES+
    • Private Equity
  • EDUCATION+
    • University of Mississippi School of Law
      J.D., magna cum laude, 2001; member, Mississippi Law Journal
    • Louisiana State University
      B.S., magna cum laude, Chemical Engineering, 1998
  • ADMISSIONS+
    • Texas
    • Louisiana
  • CLERKSHIP+

Jess Frey practices in the area of contracts, focusing on procurement or supply chain, supply agreements, commercial transactions, real estate, finance, divestitures, mergers and corporate governance.

Practice Focus

Experience

  • Represented sellers and buyers in procurement or supply chain contracts.
  • Represented a leading waste management company in connection with its acquisition of private companies.
  • Represented a leading Houston-based energy advisory firm that specializes in acquisitions and divestitures in the exploration and production sector in connection with the sale of all of its stock to a public international investment bank and diversified financial services company.
  • Represented a master limited partnership in connection with its acquisition of a petroleum products pipeline and related financing.
  • Represented an investment bank in connection with the delivery of its fairness opinion to the conflicts committee of a master limited partnership.
  • Represented an independent energy management company in connection with the sale of all of its assets to a leading privately held energy management firm.
  • Represented a private millwork and construction services company in connection with the sale of all of its assets to a public company that is the leading supplier of construction products, materials and services across Europe and North America.
  • Represented a public concrete company in connection with the sales of its assets in various states as part of its divestiture program.
  • Represented a private power plant company in connection with an equity investment by an energy private equity fund.
  • Represented an electronic cooperative in connection with the acquisition of a participation interest in a 900-megawatt coal-fired power generation facility.
  • Represented energy companies, master limited partnerships and underwriters in initial public offerings and follow-on equity and debt offerings.
  • Represented energy companies and master limited partnerships in private placements of equity and debt securities.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas

Industries

  • Private Equity

Education

  • University of Mississippi School of Law
    J.D., magna cum laude, 2001; member, Mississippi Law Journal
  • Louisiana State University
    B.S., magna cum laude, Chemical Engineering, 1998

Admissions

  • Texas
  • Louisiana
  • Represented sellers and buyers in procurement or supply chain contracts.
  • Represented a leading waste management company in connection with its acquisition of private companies.
  • Represented a leading Houston-based energy advisory firm that specializes in acquisitions and divestitures in the exploration and production sector in connection with the sale of all of its stock to a public international investment bank and diversified financial services company.
  • Represented a master limited partnership in connection with its acquisition of a petroleum products pipeline and related financing.
  • Represented an investment bank in connection with the delivery of its fairness opinion to the conflicts committee of a master limited partnership.
  • Represented an independent energy management company in connection with the sale of all of its assets to a leading privately held energy management firm.
  • Represented a private millwork and construction services company in connection with the sale of all of its assets to a public company that is the leading supplier of construction products, materials and services across Europe and North America.
  • Represented a public concrete company in connection with the sales of its assets in various states as part of its divestiture program.
  • Represented a private power plant company in connection with an equity investment by an energy private equity fund.
  • Represented an electronic cooperative in connection with the acquisition of a participation interest in a 900-megawatt coal-fired power generation facility.
  • Represented energy companies, master limited partnerships and underwriters in initial public offerings and follow-on equity and debt offerings.
  • Represented energy companies and master limited partnerships in private placements of equity and debt securities.
  • Louisiana State Bar Association
  • Baton Rouge Bar Association
  • State Bar of Texas