8-K


UNITED STATES
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

FORM 8-K

CURRENT REPORT
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of Report: April 1, 2016
Date of Earliest Event Reported: March 29, 2016
MID-CON ENERGY PARTNERS, LP
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 
 
 
 
 
Delaware
 
001-35374
 
45-2842469
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
 
(Commission
File Number)
 
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
2501 North Harwood Street, Suite 2410
Dallas, Texas
(Address of principal executive offices)
75201
(Zip code)
(972) 479-5980
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
Not Applicable
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)


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The information disclosed in 7.01, including Exhibit 99.1 hereto, is being furnished and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or otherwise subject to the liabilities under that section, nor shall they be deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act except as expressly set forth by specific reference in such filing.

Item 5.02
Departure of Directors or Certain Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Certain Officers; Compensatory Arrangements of Certain Officers.
 
Effective April 1, 2016, Mid-Con Energy GP, LLC (the “General Partner”), the general partner of Mid-Con Energy Partners, LP (the “Partnership”) appointed Mr. Chad McLawhorn, 40, as Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary of the General Partner.

Mr. McLawhorn will receive salary and benefits, and will participate in the Long-Term Incentive Program (previously filed on January 25, 2012, as Exhibit 4.5, respectively on Form S-8 (File No 333-179161) and amended on November 20, 2015, previously filed as Exhibit 10.1 to the Partnership’s current report on Form 8-K on November 20, 2015), at levels commensurate with his employment grade level and position.
Mr. McLawhorn had previously served as Assistant General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Samson Resources Corporation since 2014.


Item 7.01
Regulation FD Disclosure.
 
On March 29, 2016, the Partnership issued a press release announcing Mr. McLawhorn’s appointment.
A copy of the press release is attached as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated herein by reference.

Item 9.01
Financial Statements and Exhibits.
 
Exhibits
99.1 Press release dated March 29, 2016.
 


SIGNATURE
Pursuant to the requirements of the Exchange Act, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
MID-CON ENERGY PARTNERS, LP
 
 
 
 
By: Mid-Con Energy GP, LLC,
 
 
 
 
its general partner
 
 
 
Date: April 1, 2016
 
By:
 
/s/ Michael D. Peterson
 
 
 
 
Michael D. Peterson
 
 
 
 
Chief Financial Officer and Vice President







Exhibit


Mid-Con Energy Partners, LP Announces the Appointment of General Counsel and Corporate Secretary

DALLAS, March 29, 2016 – Mid-Con Energy Partners, LP (NASDAQ: MCEP) (“Mid-Con Energy” or the “Partnership”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Charles “Chad” L. McLawhorn, III as Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary of Mid-Con Energy GP, LLC, the general partner (“General Partner”) of the Partnership, effective April 1, 2016.

Mr. McLawhorn brings more than 13 years of experience as a practicing attorney to the Partnership, having most recently served as Assistant General Counsel and Corporate Secretary at Samson Resources Corporation. He has extensive legal experience in corporate governance, finance and oil and gas operational matters. Mr. McLawhorn holds a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Oklahoma and a Bachelor of Science degree in Zoology, also from the University of Oklahoma.

“It is my pleasure to welcome Chad to the Mid-Con Energy team,” commented Jeff Olmstead, Chief Executive Officer. “He offers our Partnership deep legal experience in the energy markets across a breadth of disciplines and market conditions.”


ABOUT MID-CON ENERGY PARTNERS, LP
Mid-Con Energy is a publicly held Delaware limited partnership formed in July 2011 to own, operate, acquire, exploit and develop producing oil and natural gas properties in North America, with a focus on enhanced oil recovery (“EOR”). Mid-Con Energy’s core areas of operation are located in Southern Oklahoma, Northeastern Oklahoma, the Gulf Coast, the Hugoton, and the Permian. For more information, please visit Mid-Con Energy's website at www.midconenergypartners.com.


FORWARD-LOOKING STATEMENTS
This press release includes "forward-looking statements" — that is, statements related to future, not past, events within meaning of the federal securities laws. Forward-looking statements are based on current expectations and include any statement that does not directly relate to a current or historical fact. In this context, forward-looking statements often address expected future business and financial performance, and often contain words such as "anticipate," "believe," “estimate,” "intend," "expect," "plan," “project,” “should,” “goal,” “forecast,” “guidance,” “could,” “may,” “continue,” “might,” “potential,” “scheduled,” or "will" or other similar words. These forward-looking statements involve certain risks and uncertainties and ultimately may not prove to be accurate. Actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. For further discussion of risks and uncertainties, you should refer to Mid-Con Energy's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) available at www.midconenergypartners.com or www.sec.gov. Mid-Con Energy undertakes no obligation and does not intend to update these forward-looking statements to reflect events or circumstances occurring after this press release. You are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this press release. All forward-looking statements are qualified in their entirety by this cautionary statement and our SEC filings. Please see the risks and uncertainties detailed in the "Forward-Looking Statements" of our public filings.


INVESTOR RELATIONS CONTACT
ir@midcon-energy.com
(972) 479-5980

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