Murphy Oil $2B Divestment of Assets Named Malaysian M&A Deal of the Year

March 27, 2015

Asian Legal Business has named Murphy Oil’s sale of $2 billion in energy assets to Pertamina its M&A Deal of the Year at its annual Malaysia Law Awards. Gibson Dunn represented Murphy Oil in what was the largest disposal of upstream oil and gas interests in Southeast Asia in 2014, and the largest disposal of interests in the Malaysian oil and gas sector by a foreign oil and gas company.  The awards were held March 27, 2015 in Kuala Lumpur.