Frank’s International’s Combination Agreement with Expro Group

Vinson & Elkins LLP advised Frank’s International on the deal.

Frank’s International, a global oil services company that provides a broad range of highly engineered drilling and completions solutions and services, announced a definitive agreement with Expro Group, a privately-held international energy services company with market leadership in well access and well flow optimization, in a definitive agreement under which the companies will combine in an all-stock transaction.

The V&E corporate team was led by partners Mark Kelly (Picture), Steve Gill and Mike Telle with assistance from senior associate Alex Robertson and associates Mariam Boxwala, David Lassetter, Elizabeth Janicki, Josh Blankenship and Maria Black. Also advising were partners Lina Dimachkieh, John Lynch, Natan Leyva, counsel Andrew Callaghan and associates Simrita Chadha and Dan Henderson; partner David D’Alessandro, counsel Regina Ibarra and associates Mary Daniel Morgan and Maddison Riddick; partner Sean Becker, counsel Martin Luff and associate Peter Goetschel; associates Charlie Fitzpatrick, Nina Bhatia and Travis Ewing; partner Devika Kornbacher and associate Briana Falcon; partner Matt Dobbins and associate Austin Pierce; partner Darin Schultz, senior associates Alex Cross and Eleni Zodiates and associate Erin Webb; partner Julia Sanabria and senior associate Naheem Harris; partner Palmina Fava and senior associate Brian Howard; partner Damara Chambers; partner Hill Wellford, counsel David Smith and senior associate Ryan Will; and counsel Elizabeth Krabill McIntyre and Alexander Slade and associate Alison Harmes.

Involved fees earner: Sean Becker – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Nina Anne Bhatia – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Joshua A. Blankenship – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Mariam Boxwala – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Andrew Callaghan – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Simrita Chadha – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Damara Chambers – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Alex Cross – Vinson & Elkins LLP; David D’Alessandro – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Lina Dimachkieh – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Matthew Dobbins – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Briana Falcon – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Palmina Fava – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Charles Fitzpatrick – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Stephen Gill – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Peter Goetschel – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Naheem Harris – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Daniel Henderson – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Brian Howard II – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Regina Ibarra – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Elizabeth Janicki – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Mark Kelly – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Devika Kornbacher – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Elizabeth Krabill McIntyre – Vinson & Elkins LLP; David Lassetter – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Natan Leyva – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Martin Luff – Vinson & Elkins LLP; John Lynch – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Mary Daniel Morgan – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Austin Pierce – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Maddison Riddick – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Alex Robertson – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Julia Sanabria – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Alison Schoettler Harmes – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Darin Schultz – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Alexander Slade – Vinson & Elkins LLP; David Smith – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Michael Telle – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Erin Webb – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Hill Wellford – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Ryan Will – Vinson & Elkins LLP;

Law Firms: Vinson & Elkins LLP;

Clients: Frank’s International N.V.;

Author: Martina Bellini