Encap Flatrock Midstream’s $400 Million Capital Commitment in Clearfork

Vinson & Elkins advised Clearfork Midstream on the deal, while Latham & Watkins represented Encap Flatrock Midstream.

Clearfork Midstream announced its $400 million capital commitment from Encap Flatrock Midstream.

EnCap Flatrock Midstream is a venture capital firm that invests in businesses and assets in the midstream sector of North America’s oil and gas industry.

Clearfork Midstream is a growth-oriented midstream company that was recently formed to provide midstream solutions for oil and gas producers in both conventional and unconventional resource plays across North America. 

The V&E team for the capital commitment was led by partner Matthew Falcone (Picture) and senior associate Will White, with assistance from associates Bobbi Ingram and Carli Gish. Also advising were partner Sean Becker and counsel Martin Luff; partner Julia Petty and Brian DeShannon; and partner David Peck, senior associate Peter Rogers and associate Jeff Slusher.

Latham & Watkins represented Encap Flatrock Midstream with a team led by Houston partner James Garrett with Houston associates John Daywalt and Josh Blankenship. Advice was also provided on tax matters by Houston partner Jim Cole; on benefits and compensation matters by Washington, D.C. partner Adam Kestenbaum; on finance matters by Houston counsel Bryce Kaufman; and on intellectual property matters by Washington, D.C. counsel Kieran Dickinson.

Involved fees earner: Joshua Blankenship – Latham & Watkins; Jim Cole – Latham & Watkins; John Daywalt – Latham & Watkins; Kieran Dickinson – Latham & Watkins; James Garrett – Latham & Watkins; Bryce Kaufman – Latham & Watkins; Adam Kestenbaum – Latham & Watkins; Sean Becker – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Brian DeShannon – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Matthew Falcone – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Carli Gish – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Bobbi Ingram – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Martin Luff – Vinson & Elkins LLP; David Peck – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Julia Petty – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Peter Rogers – Vinson & Elkins LLP; Jeff Slusher – Vinson & Elkins LLP; William White – Vinson & Elkins LLP;

Law Firms: Latham & Watkins; Vinson & Elkins LLP;

Clients: Clearfork Midstream;

Martina Bellini

Author: Martina Bellini