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New York, NY (Wednesday, January 26, 2005) – LAWFUEL – The Law News Ne…

New York, NY (Wednesday, January 26, 2005) – LAWFUEL – The Law News Network – Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is advising Deutsche Bank Securities Inc. in its role as financial advisor to Magnum Hunter Resources, Inc. in Cimarex Energy Co.’s $2.1 billion acquisition of Magnum Hunter.

Magnum Hunter Resources, Inc. and Cimarex Energy Co. are both independent oil and gas exploration and production companies. Debevoise & Plimpton LLP is a leading international law firm with offices in New York, London, Paris, Frankfurt, Washington, Moscow, Hong Kong and Shanghai.

The Debevoise team is led by partner William D. Regner and includes associates Vicky Fulop and Shawn M. Shillington.

British MP George Galloway and his opponent the Daily Telegraph will leave no stone unturned to sort out what could be a spectacular libel case.