Ayla Vilander

Associate

Houston

Ayla is an associate in the Energy & Infrastructure group in Orrick's Houston office.

Ayla focuses her practice on domestic and international mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, project development, and general corporate matters for clients in the energy and infrastructure sectors.
    • An energy-focused private equity firm in connection with the sale of a natural gas transmission business serving Alabama, Louisiana, and Mississippi.

    • A leading, international energy company in connection with the acquisition of assets for a portfolio of development-stage solar projects in the American Northeast.

    • A private equity firm in connection with the sale of its natural gas transmission business.

    • An energy-focused private equity fund in the $332 million acquisition of an interest in two natural gas storage facilities.

    • A private equity firm in its acquisition of an interest in a natural gas storage facility.

    • An international oil and gas company in an acquisition of Eagle Ford shale assets and related joint venture and development arrangements.

    • A water management, waste management and energy services company in the $1.25 billion divestiture of its U.S. district energy business.

    • An international oil and gas company in a divestiture of deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico Assets.