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Latham & Watkins Advises Liberty Resources II in Acquisition by Silver Hill Energy Partners

February 5, 2024
Multidisciplinary team represents the Denver-based oil and gas company in the transaction.

Silver Hill Energy Partners, LP has announced that it has signed definitive agreements with Liberty Resources II, LLC, a privately held, Denver-based oil and gas company, to acquire Liberty’s interests in oil and gas properties, rights, and related assets in North Dakota and 100% of Liberty Midstream Solutions, LLC, a midstream oil and gas company with gas gathering, gas processing, and produced water logistics assets in North Dakota. The acquisition is expected to close March 14, 2024.

Latham & Watkins represents Liberty Resources II in the transaction with a corporate deal team led by Houston partners Stephen Szalkowski and Bruce Herzog, and Washington, D.C. counsel Elizabeth More, with associates Cesar Leyva, Joseph Kmetz, Sam Bruck, and Jordan Armstrong. Advice was also provided on tax matters by Houston partner Jim Cole, with associate Dylan White; on HSR healthcare regulatory matters by Washington, D.C. partner Jason Cruise and Washington, D.C. counsel Peter Todaro; on executive compensation, employment, and benefits matters by Washington, D.C. partner Adam Kestenbaum and Houston counsel Krisa Benskin; on IP matters by Boston partner Sarah Gagan; on compliance matters by Washington, D.C. counsel Natalie Hardwick Rao; on sanctions matters by Washington, D.C. counsel Andrew Galdes.