Mayer Brown LLP advised longtime client The Jordan Company, L.P., a private equity firm with more than $5 billion under management, in its agreement to acquire Harvey Gulf International Marine Inc. for $500 million. Harvey provides offshore supply and multi-purpose dive support vessels to service deepwater oil rigs in the US Gulf of Mexico.

The deal, which was announced on July 21, 2008, closed today.

The Mayer Brown team was led by Corporate & Securities partner Phil Brandes and associate Todd Bowen.