Russel Metals’ Acquisition of City Pipe & Supply


Holland & Knight advised City Pipe & Supply on the deal.

Russel Metals Inc. completed the acquisition of City Pipe & Supply.

City Pipe & Supply is an industry leader in supplying quality pipe, valves and fittings to the upstream, midstream and downstream sectors of the oil and gas industry. It operates distribution centers in Odessa, Big Spring, Longview and Weatherford, Texas, as well as Hobbs, New Mexico.

Russel Metals is one of the largest metals distribution and processing companies in North America. Headquartered in Mississauga, Canada, the company operates in three metals distributions segments: metals service centers, energy products and steel distributors.

Holland & Knight team was led by Senior Counsel Louis Joseph and Partner Renee Lewis (Picture). Both focus their practices on corporate transactions involving employee stock ownership plans (ESOPs).

Involved fees earner: Louis Joseph – Holland & Knight; Renee Lewis – Holland & Knight;

Law Firms: Holland & Knight;

Clients: City Pipe & Supply Corporation;