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Tortoise Acquisition Corp. Closes Initial Public Offering

Vinson & Elkins advised Tortoise Acquisition Corp. in connection with its initial public offering of 23,300,917 units at a price of $10.00 per unit. This includes a partial exercise by the underwriters of their option to purchase up to an additional 3,375,000 units.

The offering closed today, March 4, 2019.

Tortoise Acquisition Corp. was formed for the purpose of effecting a merger, capital stock exchange, asset acquisition, stock purchase, reorganization or similar business combination. The Company intends to focus its search for a target business in the energy industry.

The V&E corporate team was led by partners Brenda Lenahan and Ramey Layne with assistance from associates Andrew Schulte and Layton Suchma. Also advising were partners Lina Dimachkieh and Stephen Jacobson, senior associate Kristy Fields and associates Neil Clausen and Austin Light.

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