Latham & Watkins LLP

Corporate/M&A Department

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What the team is known for Established firm representing international and domestic energy companies in an array of corporate matters such as M&A, on which the firm is able to provide a full suite of complementary advice. Talented team with extensive experience handling complex cross-jurisdictional transactions. Has the capacity to handle multibillion-dollar matters.

Strengths Clients say: "It is my first choice. The team is incredible, it is very knowledgeable, very responsive and great to work with."

"It does a fine job, I am very satisfied with its work," reports an interviewee.

Work highlights Acted on behalf of Archrock in its $410 million purchase of Elite Compression Services.

Notable practitioners

Michael Dillard maintains an impressive transactional practice that sees him advise on high-profile M&A. One source say he is "as good a lawyer as there is in the M&A world."

William Finnegan is a go-to practitioner for a number of corporate transactions, including joint ventures and M&A. He has extensive experience advising on energy-related MLPs.