Corey N. Allen

Associate
Houston
  • 811 Main Street
  • Suite 3700
  • Houston, TX 77002
  • USA
Profile Experience

Corey N. Allen is a corporate associate in the Houston office of Latham & Watkins. His practice focuses on domestic and international M&A and joint venture transactions in the energy industry.

Mr. Allen's practice includes the following areas:

  • Public and private mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, and joint venture transactions 
  • Complex commercial, construction, and services contracts
  • Private equity investments
  • Corporate governance and advising

Representative experience includes:

  • Riverstone Holdings LLC in the sale of offshore GOM producing assets and exploration prospects of ILX Holdings, LLC, ILX Holdings II, LLC, ILX Holdings III LLC, and primary term onshore acreage of Castex Energy 2014, LLC to Talos Energy Inc. 
  • An independent oil and natural gas company in its crude gathering agreement with Taproot Energy Partners LLC involving a substantial dedication in central Weld County, Colorado
  • Ongoing representation of a private-equity backed midstream company in the DJ Basin in various midstream commercial and construction contracts
  • Enagás, S.A. in its US$590 million investment in Tallgrass Energy Holdings, LLC and Tallgrass Energy, LP, alongside The Blackstone Group and GIC Private
  • Hess Corporation in its US$225 million sale of its Bakken region produced water assets to Hess Infrastructure Partners LP, a joint venture between Hess and Global Infrastructure Partners
  • Hess Corporation and Hess Infrastructure Partners LP in its US$90 million acquisition from Summit Midstream Partners, LP of the Tioga Midstream hydrocarbon and produced water gathering system in the Bakken region
  • Canada Pension Plan Investment Board in its US$1.3 billion investment into a US$3.8 billion joint venture with The Williams Companies, Inc. including midstream assets in the Utica and Marcellus shale regions
  • Development Capital Resources, LLC in connection in a US$165 million drilling joint venture covering upstream acreage in the Wolfcamp shale, Permian basin region
  • Hess Corporation and CNX Resources Corporation in their combined value approximately US$800 million sale of joint venture Utica shale assets in Ohio to Ascent Resources
  • Apollo Global Management in its US$450 million joint venture with Wolfcamp DrillCo Operating and EP Energy Corporation to fund future oil and natural gas development in Wolfcamp and Eagle Ford acreage owned by EP Energy
  • Morgan Stanley Infrastructure in its US$1.75 billion acquisition of the operating subsidiaries of Brazos Midstream in the Delaware basin
  • Acquisition by a global oil and gas company of various stakes in assets of Cobalt International Energy    
  • Silver Run Acquisition Corporation II and Riverstone Holdings LLC in Silver Run II’s US$3.8 billion acquisition of Alta Mesa Holdings, LP and Kingfisher Midstream, LLC
  • Arclight Capital Partners in connection with its acquisition of substantially all of the assets of Energy Corporation of America, an independent oil and gas company, and simultaneous financing and partnership with Greylock Energy
  • Anadarko Petroleum Corporation in its US$2.3 billion sale of Eagle Ford assets in South Texas to Sanchez Energy and Blackstone Group
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