Akin Gump Advises Archrock Partners Conflicts Committee in Deal with Archrock, Inc.

(Houston) – Archrock, Inc. and Archrock Partners, L.P. today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Archrock will acquire all of the outstanding common units of Archrock Partners it does not already own for Archrock common stock valued at approximately $607 million, based on Archrock’s most recent closing price. Akin Gump acted as legal advisor to the Archrock Partners conflicts committee.

The transaction, which is subject to customary approvals and conditions, is expected to close in the second quarter of 2018.

John Goodgame and Lisa Hearn, partners in the oil and gas practice at Akin Gump, led the team advising the Archrock Partners conflicts committee. They were joined by tax partner Alison Chen and oil and gas associates Chase Armbrust and Allyson Li.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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