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Weil Advises Aethon Energy Management on Second Private Equity Fund at $240 Million

Weil advised Aethon Energy Management, a private investment firm with a focus on direct investments in North American onshore oil & gas assets, on the formation of its second private equity fund, Aethon II LP, totaling $240 million of equity capital commitments. Since inception, Aethon has managed more than $1.2 billion in assets. Weil has also advised Aethon on a number of deals in 2015, including its acquisition, together with RedBird Capital Partners, of approximately 188,000 net acres in Wyoming from Encana Oil & Gas Inc. and in the acquisition of natural gas-producing assets in east Texas and northern Louisiana from SM Energy Company.