Robert V. Jewell - Andrews Kurth LLP

Robert V. Jewell

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2006
Phone: 713-220-4358

Bob Jewell is the Managing Partner of the firm, Chair of the Executive Committee, a member of the Policy Committee and co-chair of the Women's Initiative Team. Bob’s principal areas of practice are mergers and acquisitions (both domestic and foreign), corporate governance and capital markets transactions. In over 35 years of practice, Bob has particular experience relating to the energy services industry, the refining industry, master limited partnerships, real estate investment trusts, the forest products industry and representing special committees of boards of directors.

Additional Information

Representative Experience
  • Represented both buyers and sellers in dozens of mergers and acquisitions in the energy services industry
  • Counsel to special committees for several master limited partnerships in dozens of transactions with affiliated companies
  • Represented Frontier Oil Corporation in connection with its merger with Holly Corporation
  • Represented Allis-Chalmers Energy in connection with its acquisition by Seawell Limited
  • Counsel to the Special Committee of EGL, Inc. in connection with its acquisition by CEVA, an affiliate of Apollo Management, over a contested bid by a management-led group
  • Represented energy services companies in connection with investigations of potential violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act
  • Represented an energy services company’s Audit Committee in connection with a potential restatement of financial statements
  • Represented both issuers and underwriters in public offerings, including initial public offerings, of both equity and debt securities in a variety of industries for over 35 years
The University of Texas at AustinBBA Southern Methodist University Dedman School of LawJ.D.
Houston Bar AssociationTexas Business Law FoundationLeadership Council on Legal Diversity

Client Comments

"I would not hesitate to recommend, and have in fact recommended, Bob and his firm to anyone I know that needs a top flight corporate and securities group that does a super job and tries to make my life easier."

-Ted Pound
Allis-Chalmers Energy, Inc.

Office Location

600 Travis Street, Suite 4200
Houston, TX 77002
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2017 Lawyer of the Year in Energy Law of the Houston Metro Area2016 Lawyer of the Year in Corporate Law of the Houston Metro Area2015 Lawyer of the Year in Mergers and Acquisitions Law of the Houston Metro Area
Robert V. Jewell has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2017!Robert V. Jewell has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2016!Robert V. Jewell has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Corporate Law (Corporate Finance, Mergers & Acquisitions, Securities)
Energy Law
Mergers and Acquisitions Law