Savannah’s practice encompasses mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, joint venture/development arrangements and commercial agreements, with a particular focus in the energy sector.

Having recently completed a secondment in-house at an international oil and gas company, she is skilled at structuring strategic acquisitions and divestitures as part of a larger growth strategy and negotiating various commercial agreements with a business-minded approach.

    • Utility in the acquisition and development of a wind project in the Midwestern United States.
    • An infrastructure fund in the investment in a city-wide open-access fiber network.
    • Technology company in a joint venture to develop methanol-to-gasoline plant.
    • Carlyle International Corporation in the acquisition of assets in a Colombian oil and gas company.
    • CenterPoint Energy in the US$6 billion acquisition of Vectren Corporation, a power and gas utility operating in Indiana and Ohio.
    • Leading oilfield services company in the acquisition of a proppant mining operation in West Texas from a private equity seller.
    • Diamondback Energy Inc. in connection with the US$9.2 billion all-stock merger with Energen Corporation.
    • Cimarex Energy Co. in the acquisition of Resolute Energy Corporation in a cash and stock transaction valued at approximately US$1.6 billion.

    Please note: Savannah's experience includes that prior to joining Orrick.