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Charles H. Still, Jr.

Still, Jr., Charles H.

Partner

P +1.713.221.3309
F +1.713.437.5318
charles.still@bgllp.com

Assistant

Marsha Swenson
+1.713.222.3075

Charles Still advises clients on capital markets transactions and corporate governance and securities law compliance matters, with a particular focus on the energy industry.

Charles has experience representing issuers and investment banks in a variety of public and private securities transactions. His experience includes initial public offerings, private investment in public equity transactions (PIPEs) and other public and private offerings of common and preferred equity securities, as well as public and private offerings of high yield, investment grade and convertible debt securities. Charles has experience with initial public offerings and other capital markets transactions for master limited partnerships (MLPs) in addition to corporate issuers.  He also represents clients on transactions with security holders, such as debt and equity repurchases, refinancings and restructurings.

Charles also advises corporate clients on SEC reporting and disclosure obligations and other corporate governance and compliance matters.

Charles’s capital markets experience spans all aspects of the energy industry, including oil and gas exploration and production, oilfield services, midstream, refining and marketing and power.

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Representative Matters

Equity Offerings
Representation of an oil and gas exploration and production company in its initial public offering (ongoing).

Representation of an oil and gas exploration and production MLP in its initial public offering (ongoing).

Representation of Magnum Hunter Resources Corporation in a PIPE offering of common stock.

Representation of FX Energy, Inc. in a public offering of common stock.

Representation of the underwriters in a public offering of common stock of TransAtlantic Petroleum Ltd.

Representation of the underwriters in a public offering of common stock of GeoResources Inc.

Representation of Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc. (formerly Hillenbrand Industries, Inc.) in the spin-off of its Batesville Casket business.

Representation of the underwriters in a public offering of common stock of Boots & Coots International Well Control, Inc.

Debt Offerings
Representation of the parent company of Venoco, Inc. in a Rule 144A offering of senior PIK toggle notes.

Representation of Ferrellgas, L.P. and Ferrellgas Partners, L.P. in multiple public and Rule 144A offerings of senior notes.

Representation of Ruby Pipeline, L.L.C. in a Rule 144A offering of senior notes.

Representation of Venoco, Inc. in two Rule 144A offerings of senior notes.

Representation of Roofing Supply Group, LLC in a Rule 144A offering of senior secured notes.

Representation of El Paso Corporation and its subsidiaries in multiple public and Rule 144A offerings of senior notes.

Representation of the underwriters or initial purchasers in multiple public and Rule 144A offerings of senior notes of Energy Transfer Partners LP.

Representation of Reliant Energy Inc. in a public offering of exempt facilities revenue bonds guaranteed by Reliant Energy Inc. on a senior secured basis.

Representation of the initial purchasers in a Rule 144A offering of convertible senior notes of Toreador Resources Corporation.

Education

J.D., Vanderbilt University Law School, 1994
B.A., Wesleyan University, 1990

Bar Admissions

Texas

Affiliations

American Bar Association, Business Law Section, Committee on Federal Regulation of Securities
State Bar of Texas, Business Law Section
Houston Bar Association

Noteworthy

Legalease, The Legal 500 United States, Capital Markets: Debt Offerings, 2013-2014
U.S. News & World Report, Best Lawyers, 2007-2015
Thomson Reuters, Texas Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2004, 2006, 2008