Fried Frank acted as counsel to Evercore and Goldman Sachs as financial advisors to Anadarko Petroleum Corporation in its US$57 billion sale to Occidental Petroleum Corporation. Anadarko acquires and develops oil and natural gas resources. Occidental is a US-based oil and natural gas exploration and production company. The transaction is expected to close in the second half of 2019.
The Fried Frank team was led by corporate partner Philip Richter and included tax partner Alan S. Kaden and corporate associates Roy Tannenbaum and Asiya M. Ubaid.