Press Release

Kirkland Counsels ArcLight Affiliate on Acquisition of Outstanding Common Units and Merger with American Midstream

Kirkland & Ellis advised ArcLight Energy Partners Fund V, L.P. on its definitive agreement and plan of merger with American Midstream Partners, LP (NYSE: AMID). The Purchaser, an affiliate of ArcLight, will acquire, in a merger transaction, all outstanding common units of the Partnership not already held by affiliates of ArcLight, at a price of $5.25 in cash per common unit.

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The Kirkland team was led by transactional partners Kim Hicks and Doug Bacon and includes M&A partners Andy Calder and associates Marc Lipscomb and Taylor Anthony; capital markets partners Matt Pacey and Brooks Antweil and associates Bryce Gray and Brooke Milbauer; debt finance partners Lucas Spivey and Kelann Stirling and associates Jared Bryant, Mitch McClellan, Brandon Elliott and Charles Martin; tax partner David Wheat and associate William Dong; executive compensation partner Scott Price and associate Jake Ebers; and antitrust partner Michael Thorpe.