Press Release

Morgan Lewis Advises Monterra Energy in Joint Venture with KKR

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

HOUSTON, May 20, 2015: Morgan Lewis represented Monterra Energy, a midstream energy company located in Houston and Mexico City, in its joint venture with KKR. 

Monterra will focus on the development of new projects and acquisition of midstream assets and businesses in Mexico. The transaction represents one of the first investments in the Mexican energy sector after the Mexican Congress approved historic legislative changes opening the doors to foreign investment in the energy industry.

The Morgan Lewis team advising on the transaction was led by partners Rodrigo Dominguez Sotomayor and William Parish, with support from partners Richard Zarin and Gary Rothstein, and associates Joclynn Townsend and Emilio Grandio-Urrea.