Jackie Coleman focuses her practice on energy projects and transactions in the midstream and downstream energy sectors as well as real estate transactions. She assists clients with mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures and strategic investments.
While in law school, Jackie served as judicial intern to Judge David Hittner of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas. Prior to practicing law, she taught English at Hong Kong University SPACE Global College in Suzhou, China.
Recent Notable Matters
East Texas Medical Center Healthcare System — sale of substantially all assets to Ardent Health Services, including a network of 9 hospitals, 39 clinics, 2 inpatient facilities, 13 regional rehabilitation facilities, physician clinics, 2 emergency centers, regional home health services covering 41 counties, a comprehensive seven-trauma center care network, and an EMS fleet of more than 45 ambulances and 4 helicopters. In connection with the acquisition, Ardent and The UT Health Science Center formed a partnership and will invest more than $125 million in the new UT Health East Texas health system to support operations and fund improvements.
Publications and Speeches
"Law and Civic Engagement Panel," OCA-Greater Houston 7th Annual Asian American Leadership Forum, August 18, 2017
“Red Gold: The Legal Framework Governing Foreign Investments in China’s Oil Industry,” Houston Journal of International Law, Vol. 38, No. 653, 2016.