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Chris Boling

Associate

555 17th Street, Suite 3200, Denver, CO 80202

Chris assists clients on complex domestic and international business transactions and projects, with a focus on mergers and acquisitions and the development of large infrastructure projects.

He has extensive experience in the energy industry and represents clients in the full life cycle of energy projects, from early-stage development and construction to revenue generation, day-to-day operation, and acquisition or divestiture.

Prior to joining Holland & Hart, Chris served as an associate at Vinson & Elkins LLP in the Energy Transactions & Projects Group

Experience

Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Strategic Acquisitions and Dispositions
  • Private Equity Transactions
  • Financing and Restructuring
  • Joint Venture Transactions
  • Auction Processes
Power Industry Transactions
  • Balance of Plant Contracts
  • Construction Services Agreements
  • Development Services Agreements
  • Engineering, Procurement and Construction Agreements
  • Equipment Supply Agreements
  • Joint Venture Agreements
  • Operation and Maintenance Agreements
  • Power Purchase Agreements
  • Purchase and Sale Agreements

Oil & Gas Industry Transactions
  • Connection Agreements
  • Construction Services Agreements
  • Engineering, Procurement and Construction Agreements
  • Gathering, Processing and Transportation Agreements
  • Joint Venture Agreements
  • Master Services Agreements
  • Purchase and Sale Agreements
  • Terminal Services and Storage Agreements

Client Results

  • Represented a private-equity backed upstream oil and gas company in the $700 million sale of certain assets in the Permian's Northern Delaware basin of New Mexico to a publicly traded exploration and production company

  • Represented a privately owned real estate developer in all aspects of the development, and a $240 million plus sale to a midstream master limited partnership, of a crude oil unloading terminal in Joliet, Illinois

  • Represented a multinational oil and gas exploration and production company in its $1.8 billion acquisition of oil and gas assets in the Permian Basin

  • Represented a publicly traded exploration and production company in the $1.12 billion sale of its Gulf of Mexico offshore and Gulf Coast assets to a private-equity backed upstream oil and gas company

  • Represented a privately owned exploration and production company in the sale of its Marcellus assets to a publicly traded exploration and production company for $352.5 million

  • Represented a publicly traded company in the $110 million acquisition of certain Marcellus Shale Gathering assets from a privately owned midstream company

  • Represented a private-equity backed company in the formation of a joint venture with a publicly traded company to construct, own and operate and interstate pipeline

Education

Bar Admissions

Recognition

  • Best Lawyers: Ones to Watch in America™, Project Finance Law, 2022, 2023; Corporate Law, 2023
  • 2016 Pro Bono Star Award, Human Rights First

Professional and Civic Affiliations

  • American Bar Association, Member
  • Colorado Bar Association, Member
  • Meals on Wheels, Volunteer
  • Denver Zoo Herd, Young Professionals Group, Executive Co-Chair
  • ACG Denver Leadership 20 Program, 2019
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