T&K Receives Finance Monthly Deal Maker of the Year Award 2014

Dallas – The law firm of Thompson & Knight LLP is pleased to announce the Firm is a recipient of the Finance Monthly Deal Maker of the Year Award 2014 for its work on the following transactions:

• Caelus Energy Alaska and Apollo Global Management invest in oil and gas properties in Alaska;
• Ouro Preto acquire El Paso Energy’s Brazilian oil and gas assets; and
• Pertamina’s $1.75 billion acquisition of ConocoPhillips Algerian assets.

The Finance Monthly Deal Maker of the Year Awards for 2014 celebrate the most impressive transactions in mergers and acquisitions, capital raising, corporate bonds, infrastructure and project finance, loans, structured finance, equities, restructuring, and Islamic finance. The awards recognize financial, legal, tax, due diligence, risk management, and strategic advisory expertise in multiple jurisdictions in Europe, the Middle East and Africa, North and Latin America, Asia, and Australia, as well as excellence in global corporate and private equity advisory.

Using a statistical analysis of Finance Monthly’s deal database, individuals are selected by the magazine’s research team. The panel of expert judges then decide the winners. This year’s judging panel encompassed decades of experience in corporate M&A and private equity transactions, academia, and journalism. For more information, visit http://www.finance-monthly.com/.