JON DALY’s principal area of practice is corporate and securities law with an emphasis on mergers and acquisitions and the representation of issuers and investment banks in all forms of capital raising transactions, including initial public offerings and public and private equity and debt offerings. He also advises companies, management teams, and private equity funds in connection with private equity investments and mergers and acquisitions transactions.
In addition, Jon advises public companies on compliance with periodic reporting, corporate governance matters, and other requirements of the federal securities laws, the New York Stock Exchange, the NASDAQ Stock Market, and other exchange rules. Jon has particular experience with master limited partnerships (MLPs) and clients in the energy industry, including oil and gas exploration and production, midstream, oilfield service and power generation companies, and with special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs), including IPOs, anchor investments, and de-SPAC transactions.
Jon has been acknowledged in numerous industry publications. In 2016, Jon was featured as one of the leading lawyers in the United States by The US Legal 500 in Capital Markets Equity Offerings and Mergers and Acquisitions. He was recognized in Texas Monthly as a “Texas Super Lawyer” in Securities and Corporate Finance Law (2013–2016) and as a Texas Rising Star (2009, 2011–2013). In 2016, BTI Consulting Group named him an M&A Client All-Star and the Houstonia Magazine profiled him as a Top Lawyer in Houston.