Three Gibson Dunn Deals Named Among Top Texas M&A Deals 2022

January 19, 2023

The Texas Lawbook named three Gibson Dunn deals among its Top 10 Texas M&A Deals of 2022: Chesapeake Energy Corporation’s $2.65 billion acquisition of Chief E&D Holdings, LP and associated interests held by affiliates of Tug Hill; Celanese’s acquisition of a majority of DuPont’s Mobility & Materials; and the Hamm Family’s acquisition of Continental Resources, Inc. Gibson Dunn served as legal counsel to Chief E&D Holdings and Tug Hill, financial counsel to Celanese, and financial counsel to Intrepid Partners, the financial advisor to Harold G. Hamm, in the respective deals. The article was published on December 29, 2022.

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