Longhorn Midstream’s Partnership With Old Ironsides Energy

Kirkland & Ellis LLP served as legal counsel to the Longhorn management team. Thompson & Knight LLP served as legal counsel to Old Ironsides.

Longhorn Midstream Holdings, LLC (“Longhorn”), a newly-formed midstream oil and gas company, announced today that it has partnered with Old Ironsides Energy, LLC (“Old Ironsides”), a private oil and gas investment firm. Based in Dallas, Texas, Longhorn will pursue midstream development and acquisition opportunities throughout the United States. Longhorn’s management team has decades of experience successfully developing and acquiring midstream assets across all commodities in many U.S. producing regions including the Midland Basin, Ark-La-Tex, the Mid-Continent, and most recently the Denver-Julesburg and Delaware Basins.

Mike Davis, Managing Partner & President of Longhorn, was most recently co-founder and Chairman of Discovery Midstream until its sale for $1.2 billion in August 2018. Elliot Gerson, Managing Partner & Chief Financial Officer of Longhorn, was most recently Vice President, Finance at Brazos Midstream until its sale for $1.75 billion in May 2018. Julie Hartmann, Longhorn’s Chief Accounting Officer, most recently worked alongside Mr. Davis as Chief Accounting Officer and partner of Discovery Midstream.

The Kirkland team was led by Dallas-based transactional partners Kevin Crews (Picture) and Sam Peca and associates Leon Johnson, Austin Elder and Monica Dion; and tax partner Mark Dundon.

Involved fees earner: Kevin Crews – Kirkland & Ellis; Monica Dion – Kirkland & Ellis; Mark Dundon – Kirkland & Ellis; Austin Elder – Kirkland & Ellis; Leon Johnson – Kirkland & Ellis; Samuel Peca – Kirkland & Ellis;

Law Firms: Kirkland & Ellis;

Clients: Longhorn Midstream Holdings, LLC ;


Author: Ambrogio Visconti