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Lance Dardis

Senior Managing Director

Lance Dardis is a Senior Managing Director at Evercore in the firm’s Oil and Gas Acquisition and Divestiture advisory business.  Mr. Dardis is a leading advisor to exploration and production companies with a specific focus on oil and gas acquisition and divestiture transactions. 

Mr. Dardis has more than 13 years of investment banking experience, most recently serving as a Director at Scotia Waterous where he was responsible for managing client relationships and leading deal teams involving acquisitions and divestitures for exploration and production clients.  Earlier in his career, Mr. Dardis gained oil and gas industry experience at Ocean Energy.

Mr. Dardis has advised companies such as Silver Run, RK Petroleum, BlackBrush Oil & Gas, Rex Energy, Jetta Operating, Enerplus, Redbird, Castex, Eagle Energy Trust, Carrier Petroleum, Hibernia Resources, Northstar, Plymouth Exploration, PetroQuest Energy, Marlin Energy, Linn Energy, Texas American Resources, Covey Park Energy, Shoreline Energy, Encana, Sabine Oil and Gas, Kinder Morgan, Midstates Petroleum, EP Energy, Panther Energy, Cabot Oil and Gas, Carrizo Oil and Gas, ConocoPhillips, Taylor Energy and Bois d’Arc Energy, among others, on transactions involving more than $25 billion of oil and gas assets.

Mr. Dardis received a B.S. in Accounting from Louisiana State University and an M.B.A. from The University of Texas at Austin.

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