Press Release

Kirkland Advises EIG on Closing of GPF V at $1.1 Billion

Kirkland & Ellis counseled EIG Global Energy Partners (EIG) on its successful final close of EIG Global Project Fund V (GPF V or the Fund) with total commitments of $1.1 billion, nearly 50 percent higher than the Fund’s $750 million target. GPF V is a continuation of EIG’s platform for energy and infrastructure direct lending that invests across the full energy, midstream, power, renewable energy and infrastructure complex on a global basis. 

Read more in the company press release from EIG Global Energy Partners 

The Kirkland team was led by investment funds partners Stephanie Berdik and Michael Chiswick-Patterson and associate Jennifer Gullotti; tax partners Russell Light and Stephen Butler and associate Brandon Short; ERISA partner Elizabeth Dyer; and investment funds partners Romin Dabir and Ryan Swan.