Kirkland & Ellis LLP represented Salt Creek Midstream in a midstream partnership between Ares Management, L.P. (NYSE:ARES) and ARM Energy Holdings, LLC to develop Salt Creek Midstream in the Delaware Basin. Salt Creek Midstream is owned by funds managed by the Ares Private Equity Group and ARM Energy. ARM Midstream Management, LLC, a subsidiary of ARM Energy, will serve as operator of the project. The full release is available here.
The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Bill Benitez, Cyril Jones and Jonathan Castelan; debt finance partner Lucas Spivey and associate Ryan Copeland; and tax partner Mark Dundon.