Partnerships and Joint Ventures

Formation of Joint Venture to Construct and Operate a Facility to Produce Biomass-based Diesel and Byproducts

Representation of a large publicly-traded company in the formation of a joint venture to construct and operate a facility to produce biomass-based diesel and byproducts through the use of a hydro-treating plus isomerization process, and marketing and selling such diesel and byproducts in the United States.

Formation of Joint Venture to Construct and Operate a Cellulosic Biofuel Production Facility

Representation of a multi-national publicly-traded company in connection with the negotiation, drafting and execution of joint venture formed for the purpose of acquiring and processing biomass feedstock into cellulosic biofuel and the marketing and selling thereof.

Formation of Joint Venture to Build and Operate an Oil Pipeline in the Gulf of Mexico

Representation of a  large publicly-traded energy company in the formation of a joint venture with another publicly-traded energy company to build and operate an oil pipeline and related facilities in the Gulf of Mexico, primarily off the coast of Texas.

Formation of Joint Venture to Fund Oil & Gas Management Company

Representation of an oil & gas operator in connection with the formation and funding of an opportunity fund to acquire, operate, hold and sell mineral and royalty fee and leasehold rights.  Representation included the negotiation and execution of various management and service agreements.

Formation of Partnership to Manager Investments in Emerging Market Securities

Representation of a fund manager in connection with the formation and organization of various limited partnerships to manage funds and portfolios specializing in investments of emerging market securities and interests and international bonds.

Joint Venture of National and Regional Ambulance Companies

Representation of a regional ambulance company in its joint venture with a national ambulance service provider to provide management services to hospital-based ambulance services.

Joint Venture for a Specialty Hospital

Represented a regional-based non-profit religious hospital in negotiations to create a specialty hospital through a joint venture with a public entity.

Oil and Gas Lease Partnership

Representation of partners in formation and operation of a partnership to acquire and develop oil and gas leases in the Eagle Ford Share formation.

Partnership for Hotel Development

Representation of a majority partner in partnership for the development and operation of a hotel.

Venture Funds

Representation of venture funds focused on life sciences and technology, including helping form the funds and negotiating debt and equity venture capital financings.