Andrew Ketner

Andrew Ketner

Associate
Baker McKenzie

Biography

Andrew Ketner is an associate in the North America Banking, Finance and Major Projects Practice Group and resides in the Firm's Houston office. Andrew's practice is focused on the energy industry where he advises clients on a wide variety of business transactions and projects

Prior to joining the Firm, Andrew worked as a corporate associate in the Houston office of a national law firm.

Practice Focus

Andrew primarily represents clients in the energy industry in a broad range of transactional matters, including acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, and project development. He also advises clients in a variety of industries on mergers and acquisitions, capital-raising transactions, corporate restructurings, and corporate governance issues.

Representative Legal Matters

The following matters were completed prior to joining Baker McKenzie.
  • Represented a wholly owned subsidiary of an international oilfield services company in the formation of a joint venture to develop and commercialize downhole drilling technology.

  • Represented a private equity-funded waste processing company in the formation of a joint venture with a Fortune 500 waste management company to commercialize waste-to-energy processing concept.

  • Represented a private equity-funded environmental services company in connection with the development of slurry injection and oilfield waste disposal facilities in west Texas.

  • Represented a publicly traded industrial manufacturing company in the sale of its wholly owned subsidiary, a manufacturer of pre-stressed concrete products.

  • Represented an aluminum products manufacturer with global operations in its sale to a private equity company.

  • Represented a private equity-funded oilfield tool manufacturer in its acquisition of a complementary oilfield products company and concurrent amendments to its senior credit facility.

  • Represented a cloud-technology software developer in its corporate restructuring and subsequent acquisition of a data-storage software company.

  • Represented a publicly traded oilfield products company in the restructuring of a portion of its corporate organization.

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Houston Young Lawyers Association - Member
  • State Bar of Texas - Member
  • Houston Bar Association - Oil, Gas & Mineral Law Section - Member
  • Association of International Petroleum Negotiators - Member

Admissions

  • Texas (2014)

Education

  • South Texas College of Law (J.D. Magna Cum Laude, South Texas Law Review) (2014)
  • University of Texas (B.A.) (2010)

Languages

  • English