Vinson & Elkins advised Lario Permian, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Lario Oil & Gas Company, and certain associated sellers (collectively “Lario”), in connection with a definitive purchase agreement whereby Diamondback Energy, Inc. (“Diamondback”) will acquire all leasehold interest and related assets of Lario in exchange for 4.18 million shares of Diamondback common stock and $850 million of cash.
Vinson & Elkins advised an affiliate of Riverstone Holdings LLC as an investor in Infinitum’s $30 million additional growth capital round.
Vinson & Elkins advised funds managed by an affiliate of The Carlyle Group in connection with a $350 million investment in Aspen Power Partners LLC, a distributed generation platform with the mission of accelerating decarbonization.
The online application for Vinson & Elkins’ 2023 Summer Associate Program opened November 1 for first-year law students (class of 2024) in the U.S. Students should apply here as soon as possible before the end of the year, and are also encouraged to indicate interest in the firm’s Diversity Fellowship within the application.
Vinson & Elkins advised investors in Diversified Energy Company PLC and Oaktree Capital Management, L.P.’s joint ESG-aligned asset backed securitization of certain co-owned producing natural gas and oil assets located in Oklahoma.
Vinson & Elkins advised Jonah Energy LLC, one of the leading sustainable natural gas producers in the U.S., in connection with its inaugural securitized financing transaction.
Vinson & Elkins advised EnTrust Global (“EnTrust”), as initial noteholder, in connection with the $85 million convertible notes facility provided to flyExclusive, a leading provider of premium private jet charter experiences, concurrently with EG Acquisition Corp., a Special Purpose Acquisition Company (SPAC) sponsored by EnTrust and GMF Capital, entering into a definitive business combination agreement with flyExclusive.
Vinson & Elkins advises Brookfield Renewable Power Inc. in the acquisition of Scout Clean Energy from Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners for approximately $1 billion in cash.
Vinson & Elkins advised Northern Biogas, LLC, a leading waste-to-renewable natural gas company, in connection with the acquisition of controlling interest by H.I.G. Capital, a leading global alternative investment firm with over $50 billion of equity capital under management.
Vinson & Elkins advised Crestwood Equity Partners LP (“Crestwood”) in connection with the underwritten secondary offering by certain subsidiaries of Chord Energy Corporation of an aggregate of 11,400,000 common units representing limited partner interests of Crestwood.
Vinson & Elkins advised the Sustainable Investing business within Goldman Sachs Asset Management, in its acquisition of a majority stake in EPC Power Corp., a leading North American supplier of high-performance, utility-scale, smart inverters.
On August 30, 2022, the Tyler Court of Appeals ruled for Vinson & Elkins’ clients, The Dallas Weekly, a Black-owned community newspaper, and its reporter, Steven Monacelli, in a defamation case.