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Kirkland Counsels Alta Marcellus Development on Acquirement of Ultra Petroleum's Asset for $115 Million

Kirkland & Ellis advised Alta Marcellus Development, LLC on the acquisition of Ultra Petroleum Corp.’s (NASDAQ:UPL) non-operated asset in the Marcellus Shale for $115 million. More information on the transaction is available here.

The Kirkland team include corporate partners Anthony Speier, John Pitts and Rahul Vashi and associates Barrett Schitka and Adam Whitehouse; tax partner Chad McCormick and associate Joe Tobias; and environmental transactions partner Jonathan Kidwell.