Perillo, Joe

Joe Perillo




Joe Perillo represents public and private companies in connection with mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, joint ventures, securities offerings, corporate restructurings, venture capital, private equity financings, and matters related to corporate governance. He is chair of the Firm's Mergers & Acquisitions practice group. Joe also has significant experience representing clients in the energy and healthcare industries.

Representative Experience

  • Represented Deep Well Services, a White Deer Energy entity, in its purchase of all of the outstanding membership interests of Sun Energy Services, LLC
  • Represented Tucker Energy Holdings, Inc. in the $275 million sale of all of the company’s issued and outstanding capital stock to STEP Energy Services Ltd.
  • Represented USA Compression Holdings, LLC in USA Compression Partners LP’s purchase of Energy Transfer Partners LP's compression business valued at approximately $1.8 billion
  • Represented O-Tex Holdings, Inc. and its operating subsidiaries, including O-Tex Pumping, L.L.C., in its sale to C&J Energy Services, Inc.
  • Represented Epic Midstream LLC in the company’s sale from affiliates of White Deer Energy and Blue Water Energy to International-Matex Tank Terminals for $171.5 million
  • Represented Premier Oilfield Laboratories, LLC, a subsidiary of CSL Capital Management, in the purchase of all of the outstanding equity interest in NSI Technologies LLC for an undisclosed sum
  • Represented White Deer Energy in the contribution of the company's interests in Crescent Companies, LLC in an all-stock transaction valued at $207 million to Rockwater Energy Solutions, Inc.
  • Represented the shareholders of BCCK Holding Company in the sale of a majority interest of the company for an undisclosed value to SCF Partners creating a strategic partnership
  • Represented a cementing and pumping company in the sale of machinery and equipment to an energy services company
  • Represented an oilfield research and laboratory company in the acquisition of laboratory and technology assets from a global E&P company
  • Represented Felix Energy, LLC in its $1.9 billion sale of 80,000 net surface acres in the Anadarko Basin STACK to Devon Energy Corp
  • Represented Symrise AG in its $417 million acquisition of Pinova Holdings, Inc.
  • Represented Enterprise Products Operating, LLC in its $2.15 billion acquisition of EFS Midstream, the Eagle Ford Shale midstream business of Pioneer Natural Resources Company and Reliance Holding USA, Inc.
  • Represented Enterprise Products Operating, LLC in the sale of certain assets related to the purchasing, marketing, transporting and supplying of crude oil in the Rocky Mountain area to Mercuria Energy Trading, Inc.
  • Represented GR Energy Services LP in its acquisition of 100% of the stock of Flex Flow Services, LLC, which provides products and services related to horizontal pumping systems for oil and gas industry applications
  • Represented Columbia Pipeline Group, Inc. in the addition of Three Rivers Midstream LLC, an affiliate of Williams Partners L.P. to its joint venture, Pennant Midstream, LLC, with Harvest Pipeline Company.
  • Represented Epic Midstream LLC in its acquisition of the assets of Axeon Specialty Products LLC and its subsidiaries, including land located in Savannah, Georgia
  • Represented one of the buyers in a group that obtained the majority ownership interest of Major League Soccer's Houston Dynamo, the National Women’s Soccer League’s Houston Dash, and BBVA Compass Stadium in Houston, Texas
  • Lead counsel to El Paso Corporation in the sale of its oil and gas exploration and production units in a $7.15 billion leveraged buyout to a private equity consortium led by Apollo Global Management. This sale was the second-largest private equity takeover of an energy producer at the time.
  • Represented Alinda Capital Partners, one of the world's largest infrastructure investment firms, in its acquisition of a 59 percent capital unit interest in Howard Midstream Energy Partners
  • Represented Helix Energy Solutions Group in the $620 million sale of its oil and gas subsidiary to Talos Energy
  • Represented El Paso Corporation in joint venture with Global Infrastructure Partners to construct, own and operate an interstate natural gas pipeline
  • Represented private equity investor in $150 million sale of its interest in a liquefied natural gas receiving terminal
  • Represented Hunting Plc, a U.K.-based oil services provider, in its purchase of the Titan Group from Riverstone Holdings for $775 million
  • Represented Hunting Energy in its $125 million purchase of supplier of harsh environmental electronics technology
  • Represented Hunting Energy on the acquisition of Dearborn Precision Tubular Products, which provides specialist precision machining services, for $83.5 million
  • Represented Hunting Energy on the acquisition of W.L. Doffing, a company that provides high precision machining services to the energy industry
  • Represented Hunting Energy on the acquisition of Specialty Supply, a company that manufactures precision machined MWD parts used in directional drilling markets worldwide
  • Represented shareholders of Harbison-Fischer, Inc. in the sale of Harbison-Fischer to Dover Corporation for $402.5 million
  • Represented Kinder Morgan in its sale of Arrow Terminals B.V., a company which owned and operated a bulk terminal facility located in the Netherlands, to Pacorini Metals Europe B.V.
  • Represented shareholders of Borco, Inc. and Hasco Manufacturing Company, which manufacturer oilfield service equipment, in their sale to Weatherford
  • Represented international energy service company in its purchase of a leading provider of well abandonment and decommissioning services
  • Represented private equity fund, White Deer Energy LP, in its $52 million investment in O-Tex Pumping LLC, the largest independent provider of downhole cementing services to the Texas and Oklahoma oil industry
  • Represented international energy services company in its $55 million acquisition of a leading subsea hydraulic coupling technology company
  • Represented largest shareholder of medical and hazardous waste disposal company in $185 million merger
  • Represented shareholders of Curtis Bay Energy, which provides regulated medical waste disposal services to hospitals and health care providers in the East Coast Region, in their sale of stock to a private equity firm
  • Represented leading offshore call center and back-office processing company in $85 million sale to information technology services company
  • Advised the special committee in a sale of a publicly traded energy company to an investor group

Professional Affiliations and Recognitions

  • Named No. 3 Dealmaker of the Year by Houston Business Journal (2013)
  • Member, State Bar of Texas
  • Member, Houston Bar Association