Press Release

Kirkland Counsels Maverick Natural Resources on Closure of $640 Million Asset-backed Securitization

Kirkland & Ellis advised Maverick Natural Resources on the issuance of $640 million of notes in an asset-backed securitization formation secured by Maverick's Western Anadarko Basin producing wells. The notes were issued in three tranches, as part of a master trust, in a private offering to accredited investors under Section 4(a)(2) of the Securities Act of 1933.

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The Kirkland team was led by real assets partner Chad Smith and associates Isaac Bate and Rizwan Popatia; asset finance & securitization partners Jeffrey O’Connor and Rudgee Charles and associates Casper Howells and David Kobray; debt finance partner Mary Kogut and associates Brittany Taylor, Tommy Kagerer and Thomas Coverdale; capital markets partners Michael Rigdon and Noah Allen and associate Nick Wetzeler; tax partners David Wheat, Thomas Evans and Joe Tobias and associate David Gilbert; and derivatives partners Scott Gordon and Brett Ackerman; with support from corporate partners Sean Wheeler and Zahra Usmani; real asset partner Chris Heasley; and investment funds partners Joseph Lifsics and Christine Matott.