Gulfport Energy Advised by Akin Gump on $300 Million High Yield Deal

(Dallas) – Akin Gump advised Gulfport Energy Corporation in an offering of $300 million aggregate principal amount of its 7.750 percent senior notes due 2020 at an issue price of 106 percent of the aggregate principal amount of the notes. The notes were sold to qualified institutional buyers pursuant to Rule 144A under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and to certain non-U.S. persons in accordance with Regulation S under the Securities Act.

Akin Gump’s Seth Molay, a partner in the firm’s corporate practice, led the representation on this matter. The deal team also included corporate partner Alan Laves, tax partner Dan Micciche, corporate senior counsel Irina Maistrenko, and corporate associates Ben Morgan, Rachel Evans, Andrew Tran and Lech Wilkiewicz.

Founded in 1945, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 850 attorneys in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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