Latham & Watkins Advises CNX Resources in its Acquisition of the Remaining Public Stake in CNX Midstream Partners

A Houston-based team advises the natural gas company in the take private transaction.

July 28, 2020

CNX Resources Corporation (CNX) and CNX Midstream Partners LP (CNX Midstream or the Partnership) have announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement pursuant to which CNX will acquire all of the outstanding common units of CNX Midstream that it does not already own in exchange for CNX common stock valued at approximately US$357 million, based on the most recent closing price of CNX common stock. 

Latham & Watkins LLP represents CNX Resources Corporation in the transaction with a Houston-based corporate team led by partner Nick Dhesi, with associates Dan Harrist, Lexi Udeh, Kate Wang, Ricky Alvarado, Clayton Heery and Drew West. Advice was also provided on tax matters by Houston partners Tim Fenn and Jim Cole, with associate Marianne Standley; on benefits and compensation matters by Washington, D.C. partner Adam Kestenbaum, with associate Kirk Porter; and on environmental matters by Houston partner Joel Mack and Los Angeles counsel Joshua Marnitz.

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