Akin Gump Advises Shell Midstream Partners in Shell Asset Acquisition

(Houston) – Shell Midstream Partners, L.P. has entered into a purchase and sale agreement to acquire from wholly owned subsidiaries of Shell a 100 percent interest in five products terminals and partial interest in two Gulf of Mexico corridor pipelines and in two strategic onshore pipelines for $825 million. Akin Gump advised the conflicts committee of the board of directors of the general partner of Shell Midstream Partners.

John Goodgame, a partner in the oil and gas practice at Akin Gump, led the team advising Shell Midstream Partners. He was joined by oil and gas senior counsel Rebecca Tyler and associates Michelle Moreland and Levi Stoneking; tax partner Alison Chen; and environment and natural resources partner David Quigley and senior counsel Andrew Oelz.

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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