October 26, 2023
Gibson Dunn advised Gran Tierra Energy Inc. in the issuance of $487,590,000 of its 9.500% Senior Secured Amortizing Notes due 2029, in exchange for $275,799,000 of its outstanding 7.750% Senior Notes due 2027, and $247,081,000 of the outstanding 6.250% Senior Notes due 2025 issued by Gran Tierra Energy International Holdings Ltd.
Gran Tierra Energy Inc. (GTE: NYSE, TSX) is an independent international energy company currently focused on oil and natural gas exploration and production in Colombia and Ecuador. Further information is available here.
The transaction involved multiple Gibson Dunn offices across the United States, and complex cross-border considerations including international securities, finance, and tax issues.
The Gibson Dunn team included Capital Markets partner Hillary Holmes, and Capital Markets associates Rodrigo Surcan, Justine Robinson, Alexandra Jones, To Nhu Huynh, and Kyle Clendenon; Finance partners Shalla Prichard and Doug Rayburn, and Finance of counsel Melissa Barshop; Tax partner Pamela Lawrence Endreny, and Tax associate Kate Long.