ATMAN SHUKLA’s practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions and investment transactions (including joint ventures) for clients in the energy and infrastructure space, including upstream, oilfield services, midstream and downstream (including power, refining and trading). Atman’s practice also includes aviation matters, particularly in the regional airline space.
Atman’s recent representative matters include taking lead roles in advising a large E&P company in its sale of gas assets to an international buyer (>$700M), Twin Eagle’s sale of a gathering system in the Eagle Ford shale to Ironwood Midstream, I Squared Capital’s formation of a joint venture with Blackstone Energy Partners for the expansion of Delaware Basin midstream activity (>$2B), Enbridge’s investment in the Gray Oak Pipeline, and the purchase by Argo Infrastructure Partners of conventional power plants in Oklahoma and Louisiana.
Atman’s corporate practice also includes experience with capital markets transactions (both private and public, and both debt and equity), as well as corporate governance matters. Atman has also advised start-ups and emerging ventures through Sidley’s Emerging Enterprises Pro Bono Program.
Atman also served as a Judicial Intern for the Honorable Jeff Bohm of the U.S. Bankruptcy Court, Southern District of Texas (July 2008–August 2008).