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Vinson & Elkins Advises Talos Energy Inc. in the $1.1B Acquisition of EnVen Energy Corporation

Talos Energy Announces Strategic Acquisition of EnVen Energy, Increasing Operational Scale and Improving Financial Profile Through the Addition of Oil-Weighted, Deepwater Assets with Significant Infrastructure Background Image

Vinson & Elkins advised Talos Energy Inc. in the execution of definitive agreements to acquire EnVen Energy Corporation, a private operator in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico, for $1.1 billion.

The transaction is expected to close by year end 2022.

The V&E corporate team was led by partner Lande Spottswood and senior associates Alex Robertson and Jackson O’Maley with assistance from associates Ximena Kuri, Jordan Fossee, David S. Smith, Tushar Parashar, Chase Browndorf, Cole Leveque, and Dean Dixon. Also advising were partners David Peck and Jason McIntosh, senior associate Curt Wimberly and associate Keleigh Carver; partner Shane Tucker, senior staff attorney Katherine Mull and associate Matt Green; partner Shay Kuperman and associates Zach Parker and Kene Obi; partners Guy Gribov and Tzvi Werzberger, senior associate Carter Olson and associate Joe Higdon; partner Matt Dobbins, senior associate Rachel Comeskey, and associate Kelly Rondinelli; partner Damien Lyster and associates Bree Sinclair and Reagan Lutter; partner Darren Tucker, counsel David Smith, and senior associate Evan Miller; and partner Thomas Wilson and counsel Alex Bluebond.

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