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Southwestern Energy to Sell Fayetteville Shale Business to Flywheel Energy for $1.865B

Vinson & Elkins advised Flywheel Energy, LLC , a private company backed by Kayne Private Energy Income Funds, in its $1.865 billion acquisition of Fayetteville Shale E&P and related midstream gathering assets from Southwestern Energy Company. 

The acquisition team was led by V&E partner Bryan Loocke and senior associate Danielle Patterson with assistance from associates Erin Mitchell and Ben Glass, while partner Mike Telle, senior associate Matthew Falcone and associates Mike Marek and Nettie Downs advised on the corporate line of equity. Also advising were counsel Suzanne Clevenger and Damien Lyster and associate Lauren Miller; partner Larry Nettles; partner Stephen Jacobson and associate Austin Light; partner Sean Becker; partner Todd Way, senior associate Julia Pashin and associate Christine Mainguy; and partner Hill Wellford and associate Thomas Bohnett

The acquisition financing team was led by partner Guy Gribov with assistance from associates Jason Blackmer and Erin Webb.

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