J.P. Morgan, Citigroup, Others Support Valorem Williston Buy

Valorem Energy completed its acquisition of LINN Energy’s Williston Basin interests for $285 million. J.P. Morgan, Citigroup Global Markets and Wells Fargo Securities served as joint lead arrangers for debt financing.

Vinson & Elkins Names Eight New Partners

Vinson & Elkins promoted eight lawyers to partner: Mark Brasher, Jason McIntosh, Becky Petereit, Bailey Pham, Simon Rootsey, Lande Spottswood, Thomas Zentner and Craig Zieminski.

Partner Wommack Strengthens V&E’s Finance Practice in Houston

Vinson & Elkins has bolstered its Finance Practice Group with the addition of partner Trevor Wommack, who focuses his practice on syndicated lending in the energy sector.