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Weil Advises RBC and Mizuho on Bridge Financing for Dominion Resources, Inc.

Weil is representing RBC Capital Markets and Mizuho Bank in providing committed bridge financing for the approximately $4.4 billion combination of Dominion Resources, Inc., one of the largest producers and transporters of energy in the United States, and Questar Corporation, a natural gas distribution, pipeline, storage and cost-of-service gas supply company based in Salt Lake City, Utah.  The transaction is expected to close by year-end 2016.

The Weil team advising RBC and Mizuho is led by Banking & Finance partner Morgan Bale and includes M&A partner Raymond Gietz; Executive Compensation & Benefits partner Paul Wessel; Environmental partner Annemargaret Connolly (Washington, D.C.); Technology and IP Transactions partner Charan Sandhu; Litigation partner John Mastando III; Environmental counsel Thomas Goslin (Washington, D.C.); Banking & Finance associates Peter Puk and Jacqueline Diaz; Capital Markets associate Janeane Menaldino; M&A associate Clayton Collett; Executive Compensation & Benefits associate Madeline Lewis; Technology & IP Transactions associate Daniel Cohl; Litigation associate Christopher Luise; Regulatory associate Timothy Welch (Washington, D.C.); and Real Estate attorney Leslie Smith (Dallas) (all in New York unless otherwise specified).