Energy & Utilities

Stout has advised participants throughout the Energy and Utilities industry, including upstream, midstream and downstream companies, equipment and service providers, power generators and distributors, and alternative energy firms. Our expertise spans the entire supply chain, from exploration and production of hydrocarbons to delivery of the end product to the consumer. We have worked with Fortune 500 companies, middle market enterprises, investors, lenders, and startup entrepreneurs on a variety of matters such as: mergers and acquisitions; the valuation of businesses, reserves, royalty interests, real estate and machinery and equipment; solvency and fraudulent conveyance matters; and commercial and environmental disputes.

Our experience includes:

Upstream Energy

  • Oil and gas exploration and production
  • Coal and resource mining

Midstream Energy

  • Transportation and storage

Downstream Energy

  • Refining, marketing, and trading
  • Wholesale and retail distribution

Energy Equipment and Services

  • Oil and gas drilling services
  • Other energy services
  • Oil and gas equipment

Utilities

  • Regulated power generation
  • Independent power producers
  • Electric transmission
  • Retail electric providers

Alternative Energy

  • Renewable energy
  • Nuclear power
  • Hydroelectricity