“American Midstream and JP Energy Partner to merge”
American Midstream Partners LP and JP Energy Partners LP are merging in a deal that will create a combined midstream platform valued at $2 billion. ArcLight Capital Partners LLC, the sponsor of both American Midstream and JP Energy, will combine the GPs of the two companies. Bank of America Merrill Lynch acted as financial advisor to American Midstream and Simmons & Company International, Energy Specialists of Piper Jaffray acted as financial advisor to the Conflicts Committee of American Midstream. Locke Lord LLP was legal counsel to American Midstream and Thompson & Knight LLP was legal counsel to the Conflicts Committee of American Midstream. BMO Capital Markets provided financial advice to JP Energy and Latham & Watkins acted as legal counsel to JP Energy. Andrews Kurth LLP acted as legal advisor to ArcLight.