• Biography

    Kraig Grahmann is a partner in the Energy Practice Group, and is the head of Haynes and Boone’s Energy Finance Practice Group. His practice is focused on the representation of banks, private capital providers and upstream energy companies in financing transactions and equity investments and the representation of oil and gas companies in acquisition, divestiture and joint development transactions. He also has significant experience working with ISDA agreements and has been involved in a number of E&P bankruptcies.

    Selected Client Representations

    • Energy lenders in senior and mezzanine syndicated, club and sole bank facilities ($10 million to $3 billion) in connection with secured reserve based oil and gas production loans and development loans, including preparation and negotiation of credit facilities, intercreditor agreements, mortgages and related loan documents
    • Representation of capital providers and management teams for exploration and production companies
    • Acquisition and divestiture of oil and gas properties in Texas, Alabama, California, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Montana, New Mexico, North Dakota, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, Wyoming and Gulf of Mexico
    • Workouts and debt restructurings on behalf of energy lenders and borrowers and bankruptcy related oil and gas transactions

    Professional Recognition

    • Texas Super Lawyers Rising Stars, Thomson Reuters, 2014-2017
  • Education and Clerkships

    • J.D. , University of Houston Law Center , 2008 , cum laude; Order of the Barons; Notes and Comments Editor, Houston Law Review

    • B.A. , Political Science and Managerial Studies , Rice University , 2005 , magna cum laude
  • Admissions

    • Texas , 2008