Anıl Tanyıldız

Associate, London, Houston

Biography

Overview

Anıl Tanyıldız is an associate in our global M&A and Corporate practice based in Houston. Anılis currently on secondment to our London office.

Anıl’s practice includes a broad range of business transactions in the areas of domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, private equity, and project development across the energy sector. He also has experience in domestic and international dispute resolution in the United States and Turkey.

Anıl studied law in both the United States and Turkey, and he holds primary and master's degrees in law from both countries. His dual training and experience in the civil and common law jurisdictions allow him to understand the differences between various legal systems and advice accordingly.

Anıl graduated first in the common law class from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law's Juris Doctor program and he was the only student who graduated summa cum laude in his LLM class at Loyola. He was a member of the Loyola Law Review, where his case note was selected for publication.

Anıl has been named a Professor William L. Crowe, Sr. Scholar, and he has published several articles in the areas of arbitration law and private international law.

Bars and Courts
Texas State Bar
Istanbul Bar Association
Education
JD
Loyola Law School New Orleans
LLM
Loyola Law School New Orleans
LLM
Yeditepe University Faculty of Law
LLB
Yeditepe University Faculty of Law

Faculty of Law

Languages
English
Turkish

Experience

Representation of WaterBridge, a portfolio company of Five Point Energy and provider of water management solutions to the E&P industry, on its issuance of US$345 million of equity capital through the issuance of US$195 million of common equity to Five Point Energy, GIC and management and issuance of US$150 million of perpetual preferred equity to a subsidiary of Magnetar Capital.

Representation of Motiva Enterprises in connection with its acquisition of Flint Hills Resources' chemical plant in Port Arthur, Texas.

Representation of Noble Energy on the implementation of the Alen gas monetization project in Equatorial Guinea including upstream development, access to natural gas processing and liquefaction services and LNG sales.

Representation of Jefferies in its role as financial advisor to the Board of Directors of SemGroup Corporation, in Energy Transfer LP's approximately US$5 billion acquisition of SemGroup Corporation.

Representation of Triten Energy Partners, LLC, an energy and oil company in Houston specializing in downstream infrastructure projects, in securing a US$150 million equity commitment from Tailwater Capital LLC, an energy-focused private equity firm based in Dallas.

Representation of Qatar Investment Authority, the sovereign wealth fund of the State of Qatar, in its US$550 million minority investment in Oryx Midstream Services, the largest privately held crude operator in the Permian Basin, from an affiliate of Stonepeak Infrastructure Partners.

Speaking Engagements

"Amerika’da Avukatlık ve Hukuk Eğitimi" (Practicing Law and Legal Education in the United States), Yeditepe University Faculty of Law, May 2020.