Latham & Watkins Advises Post Oak Energy Capital in its Equity Commitment in UpCurve II

A Houston-based team represented the private equity firm in the transaction.

January 05, 2022

UpCurve Energy Partners II, LLC (UpCurve II) has announced the closing of an equity commitment from Post Oak Energy Capital, L.P. (Post Oak). In addition to the new equity commitment, UpCurve II has completed an initial acquisition in the Delaware Basin. The Company will use the remaining equity commitment to continue to pursue an “acquire and exploit” strategy, focused on value creation via best-in-class execution.

Latham & Watkins LLP represented Post Oak in the transaction with a Houston-based team led by partner James Garrett, with associates Jordan Mack and Josh Blankenship. Advice was also provided on finance matters by Houston counsel Bryce Kaufman; on tax matters by Houston partner Jim Cole; and on benefits and compensation matters by Washington, D.C. partner Adam Kestenbaum.

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