Porter Hedges Represents Coral Reef Capital in its Acquisition of Viola Oil & Gas Holdings’ Illinois Basin Assets

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Porter Hedges represented Coral Reef Capital and its portfolio company Shawnee Oil Company LLC (“Shawnee”) in their acquisition of the Illinois Basin assets of Viola Oil & Gas Holdings, LLC (“Viola”).

Coral Reef Capital is a New York-based private investment firm that is exclusively focused on private equity investments in the natural resources sector, including oil & gas exploration and production, metals & mining, agricultural minerals, energy and related infrastructure and services.  Headquartered in Carmi, Illinois, Shawnee acquires, develops and produces oil and gas leases in the Illinois basin.

Viola is a Houston, Texas based exploration and production Company focused on conventional and unconventional plays in the Mid-Continent.

For additional details, see the Coral Reef Capital press release here.


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