July 24, 2017
Weil advised York Capital Management, Valinor Management and Halcyon Capital Management, principal equity owners of NextDecade, LLC in connection with the business combination of NextDecade and Harmony Merger Corp. Upon completion of the transaction, NextDecade became a publicly listed company with an initial enterprise value of more than $1 billion. NextDecade is a privately held liquefied natural gas (“LNG”) development company focused on LNG export projects and associated pipelines in the State of Texas and Harmony is a publicly traded SPAC.
The Weil team that advised the principal equity owners of NextDecade was led by Mergers & Acquisitions partner Jackie Cohen and included Public Company Advisory Group partner Lyuba Goltser; Tax partner Mark Schwed; Executive Compensation & Benefits partner Amy Rubin; Mergers & Acquisitions associates Andrea Ryken, Kevin Kitson and Brianna Dollinger; Public Company Advisory Group associate Kaitlin Descovich (Admitted in New York only); and Tax associates Lexie Maravich and Mor Agam (Not Yet Admitted in New York).