Press Release

Kirkland Counsels GSO Capital Partners on Preferred Equity Investment in Carrizo

Kirkland & Ellis LLP represented GSO Capital Partners LP and its affiliates in a $250 million preferred equity investment in Carrizo Oil & Gas, which included warrants exercisable for approximately 4% of Carrizo’s common stock. The full release is available here.

The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners John Pitts, Doug Bacon and Kim Hicks and associates Will Mabry and Stella Tang; capital markets partner Tim Cruickshank and associate Tracy Ke; and debt finance partner Andy Veit and associate Alex Cross.