Debevoise Advises EIG Global Energy Partners on Joint Venture with FS Investments to Manage $4 Billion FS Energy and Power Fund

11 December 2017

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising EIG Global Energy Partners, a global alternative investment firm focused on energy and energy-related infrastructure, on the formation of a joint venture with FS Investments to manage the $4 billion FS Energy and Power Fund. Debevoise also advised on the financing aspects related to this transaction.

The joint venture is expected to create a platform with the scale, flexibility and energy industry expertise to offer energy and infrastructure companies flexible financing solutions across the capital structure. As a result, the EIG/FS Investments team expects to generate enhanced deal flow, particularly directly originated deals, that positions the portfolio to create long term value for FS Energy and Power Fund (FSEP) investors.

The Debevoise team is led by partner William D. Regner and includes partners Kenneth J. Berman, Michael Bolotin and Scott B. Selinger; counsel Katarina Molnarova; and associates Erik J. Andrén, Christopher Anthony, Samuel M. Duncan, Stephen J. Kozey, Kamal Nesfield, Nicholas C. Scholten and Julie Baine Stem.

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