W. Garney Griggs - Strasburger & Price, LLP
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W. Garney Griggs

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2007

W. Garney Griggs represents clients in the areas of corporate finance and securities, mergers and acquisitions, and internal investigations, primarily concerning the energy and maritime industries.

Additional Information

Experience — $825Million divestiture of compression services division by an equipment company to a public MLP
  • $600 million sale of oil country tubular goods distributor division of NYSE international oil field service company
  • Acted as counsel to the Special Committee of the Board of a NASDAQ company in the drop-down acquisition from its affiliate
  • Restructured $500 million refinancing of an international oil field service company
  • $550 million purchase of marine transportation company for cash and stock and restructuring of financing thereof
  • Served as counsel to EPC company for $1 billion international refinery project in Russia
  • FCPA internal investigation for a public company relating to operations in China, Mexico and Brazil
  • Public offering of $200 million of common stock of a U.S. oil field service company
  • Purchase of $450 million of oil and gas properties in the Gulf Coast area and the structuring of company and the debt and private equity financing thereof
  • Conducted internal investigation for a publicly held Dutch company operating in the United States
  • Purchased interest of natural gas trading and marketing company operating in the US Gulf of Mexico states
  • Sale for cash and stock of an international offshore drilling company for $500 million and the subsequent registration and sale of the stock
  • Other Court Admissions
  • U.S. District Courts for the Northern, Southern, and Eastern Districts of Texas
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • The University of TexasBA 1966The University of Texas School of LawLL.B 1968
    American Bar AssociationHouston Bar AssociationMaritime Law Association of the United States

    Client Comments

    "Mr. Griggs is absolutely the best in knowledge, experience and responsiveness. We would not consider a transaction without his involvement."

    -Joe Bridges
    Bridges Family Oil & Gas

    Office Location

    909 Fannin Street, Suite 2300
    Houston, TX 77010
    United States

    Practice Areas

    Admiralty and Maritime Law
    Corporate Law (General Corporate, Mergers & Acquisitions)
    Energy Law (Litigation, Oil & Gas, Transactions)