Continental Resources’ $1 Billion Senior Notes Offering

Davis Polk advised the representative of the initial purchasers on a Rule 144A/Regulation S offering by Continental Resources, Inc. of $1 billion aggregate principal amount of its 4.375% senior notes due 2028.

Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated acted as the representative of the several initial purchasers.

Headquartered in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Continental Resources is an independent crude oil and natural gas company engaged in the exploration, development and production of crude oil and natural gas. Its operations are primarily focused on exploration and development activities in the Bakken field of North Dakota and Montana and the SCOOP and STACK areas of Oklahoma.

The Davis Polk corporate team included partners Joseph A. Hall (Picture) and Derek Dostal and associate Andrew J. Terjesen. Partner William A. Curran and associate Gil Savir provided tax advice. Counsel Loyti Cheng provided environmental advice. Counsel Charles Shi provided ERISA advice.


Involved fees earner: Joseph Hall – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Derek Dostal – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Andrew Terjesen – Davis Polk & Wardwell; William Curran – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Gil Savir – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Loyti Cheng – Davis Polk & Wardwell; Charles Shi – Davis Polk & Wardwell;

Law Firms: Davis Polk & Wardwell;

Clients: Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated;



Author: Ambrogio Visconti