Vinson & Elkins Leveraged Finance Practice Adds Jenkins

Vinson & Elkins continues to expand its global corporate practice with the addition of leveraged finance partner Lucy Jenkins in London.

J.P. Morgan, Citigroup, Others Support Valorem Williston Buy

Valorem Energy completed its acquisition of LINN Energy’s Williston Basin interests for $285 million. J.P. Morgan, Citigroup Global Markets and Wells Fargo Securities served as joint lead arrangers for debt financing.

Vinson & Elkins Names Eight New Partners

Vinson & Elkins promoted eight lawyers to partner: Mark Brasher, Jason McIntosh, Becky Petereit, Bailey Pham, Simon Rootsey, Lande Spottswood, Thomas Zentner and Craig Zieminski.

Partner Wommack Strengthens V&E’s Finance Practice in Houston

Vinson & Elkins has bolstered its Finance Practice Group with the addition of partner Trevor Wommack, who focuses his practice on syndicated lending in the energy sector.