Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP advised the underwriters on an SEC-registered offering by CenterPoint Energy Houston Electric, LLC (CEHE) of $700 million in aggregate principal amount of its 4.25% General Mortgage Bonds, Series AC, due 2049.
Mizuho Securities, PNC Capital Markets LLC, Regions Securities LLC and TD Securities and US Bancorp acted as Joint Book-Running Managers.
C.L. King & Associates, Drexel Hamilton Evercore ISI, Ramirez & Co., Inc. and The Williams Capital Group, L.P. acted as Co-Managers.
CEHE, an indirect, wholly owned subsidiary of CenterPoint Energy, Inc., which provides electric transmission and distribution services to retail electric providers serving over 2.5 million metered customers in the Texas Gulf Coast area that includes the city of Houston.
The Hunton Andrews Kurth team included Pete O’Brien, Adam O’Brian, Patrick Jamieson and Shelby Stanton. Robert McNamara and Adam Mechanic provided tax advice.
Involved fees earner: Patrick Jamieson – Hunton Andrew Kurth; Robert McNamara – Hunton Andrew Kurth; Adam O’Brian – Hunton Andrew Kurth; Peter O’Brien – Hunton Andrew Kurth; Adam Mechanic – O’Melveny & Myers LLP;
Clients: C.L. King & Associates; Drexel Hamilton; Evercore Partners; Mizuho Securities; PNC Capital Markets LLC; Ramirez & Co.; Regions Securities LLC; TD Securities; The Williams Capital Group; US Bancorp;