Mergers & Acquisitions
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Our M&A lawyers are among the most experienced and effective in the world. We represent many of the world's largest publicly traded and privately held companies, as well as leading private equity firms, financial advisors and other financial institutions and investors on their most important mergers, acquisitions and takeover transactions.
Chevron to Acquire Hess in $60 Billion Deal
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- October 23, 2023
Paul, Weiss is representing Chevron Corporation in its all-stock acquisition of Hess Corporation. Under the deal, valued at $60 billion, including debt, Hess shareholders will receive 1.0250 shares of Chevron for each Hess share.
The transaction is expected to close in the first half of 2024, pending Hess shareholder approval, regulatory approvals and other customary closing conditions.
The Paul, Weiss team was led by Kyle Seifried, Stan Richards and Scott Barshay, and included corporate partners John Kennedy, Christodoulos Kaoutzanis, Caith Kushner and Manuel Frey, counsel Patricia Vaz de Almeida, Lyudmila Bondarenko and Nathan Mitchell; executive compensation partner Lawrence Witdorchic; tax partner Brian Krause and counsel Anne McGinnis; intellectual property partner Claudine Meredith-Goujon; real estate partner Peter Fisch; environmental counsel William O’Brien; and international trade counsel Richard Elliott.