Denis A. Fallon (Archie)


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Denis Fallon

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Archie Fallon is a partner in King & Spalding’s Houston office who represents public and private energy companies and private equity funds in mergers and acquisitions, corporate finance transactions, financial restructurings and corporate governance matters.  He has significant experience advising clients in the structuring and finance of complex upstream, midstream (including LNG), power and renewable, shipping and infrastructure projects in the U.S. and internationally.

Mr. Fallon was elected into Order of the Coif and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Tennessee in 2007.  While in law school, he was an Articles Editor for the Tennessee Law Review and a Baker Scholar.  Mr. Fallon obtained a B.A. with distinction from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where he majored in History.  He is admitted to practice in Texas.


  • Bar Associations: American Bar Association; Texas Bar Association; Houston Bar Association

  • Association of International Petroleum Negotiators

Publications and Presentations

  • D.A. Fallon, J. Malonson, An Introduction to Private Equity Funds for Entrepreneurs and New Ventures, Oil &Gas Financial Journal (April 2017)
  • D.A. Fallon, J. Malonson, The Up-C:  An Alternative Exit for PE-Backed Energy Companies, Law360 (February 2017)

  • Strafford Webinar Presentation, The Impact of In re Sabine Oil & Gas Corp. and the Rejection of Agreements of Midstream Companies in Bankruptcy (June 2016)

  • Chair and Moderator, 10th Annual Infocast Midstream Summit (February 2016)

  • Poten & Partners Forum, Adjusting to Shifting LNG Market (February 2016)

  • D.A. Fallon, S. Johnson, Private Equity Options During Oil Price Downturn, Oil and Gas Journal (March 2015)

  • D.A. Fallon, S. Johnson, 3 Key Considerations for PE Co-Investment Transactions, Law360 (February 2015)

  • D.A. Fallon, J. Loh, Oil and Gas Regulation in the United States: Overview, Practical Law Company (2014)

  • P. Oxman, D.A. Fallon, Merriman vs. XTO Energy, Inc. – Texas Supreme Court Affirms Heavy Burden of Proof for Surface Estate Owners in Accommodation Case, 9 Texas Journal of Oil, Gas and Energy Law 181 (2014)

  • P. Weems, D.A. Fallon, Cross-Border Petroleum Reservoir Development Tactics, Energy Law 360 (May 2012)

  • J.L. Southalan, K.S. Culotta and D.A. Fallon, Oil, Gas & Energy Law Journal 4, Indigenous People and Resources Development (2011)

  • King and Spalding Client Alert: The Sun Sets on the Texas Business Corporation Act (2010)

  • Annual Report on International Energy and Resources Transactions - The Year in Review: 2008, American Bar Association (2009) (Reports on the Asia and South America)

  • Annual Report on International Energy and Resources Transactions - The Year in Review: 2007, American Bar Association (2008) (Reports on the Americas and the Middle East)