Danny Hatch

Associate, Houston



Danny Hatch is an associate in White & Case's Project Development & Finance practice, and is resident in the Houston office. He represents clients in complex domestic and international commercial transactions in the energy industry, including mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, joint ventures and project development and finance matters. Danny has experience in upstream and midstream acquisitions and divestitures, upstream joint ventures, project development and a variety of other energy matters.

Bars and Courts
Texas State Bar
James Kent Scholar, Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar
Columbia Law School
Middle East Studies/Arabic, History
Brigham Young University


Representation of Occidental Petroleum Corp. on its US$825 million sale of onshore oil and gas assets in Colombia to The Carlyle Group, a private equity management firm.

Representation of a publicly traded company in connection with multiple acquisitions of upstream oil and gas properties in Colombia.*

Representation of a publicly traded company in connection with a major gas monetization project in Equatorial Guinea involving the development and transportation of gas to gas processing and LNG plants.

Representation of a private equity backed portfolio company in connection with the development of a terminal project in Mexico.*

Representation of one of the world’s largest petrochemicals company in the greenfield development of a $2.2 billion methanol plant located on the Gulf Coast, including negotiation of joint venture arrangements, methanol offtake agreements, and related project contracts.

Representation of E&P companies in connection with multiple acquisitions and divestitures of upstream oil & gas properties throughout the United States.*

Representation of a publicly traded company in connection with the sale of a 50% equity interest in its midstream subsidiary owning and operating pipeline, gathering and processing facilities and the negotiation of related joint venture agreements.*

*Matters prior to joining White & Case LLP.