Press Release

Kirkland Advises Indigo on Merger with Southwestern for $2.7 Billion

Kirkland & Ellis counseled Indigo Natural Resources LLC on its definitive merger agreement with Southwestern Energy Company for total consideration to Indigo’s equity holders (including assumption of debt) of $2.7 billion. This will extend the scale of Southwestern’s presence across two premier U.S. natural gas basins.

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The Kirkland team was led by corporate partners Cyril Jones, Andy Calder and Sean Wheeler and associates Emily Lichtenheld and Daniel Cadis; and included oil and gas partner Rahul Vashi and associate Jordan Silverman; capital markets partner Matt Pacey and associate Anthony Sanderson; tax partner Mark Dundon; and executive compensation partner Stephen Jacobson and associate Deidre Kalenderian.