Venable is advising Drummond Company, Inc. in connection with the $400 million sale of its Shoal Creek mining business to Peabody Energy. The transaction is subject to customary conditions, including regulatory approvals.

The Venable team is led by Alexei Cowett (corporate) and Greg Ossi (employment and labor). The corporate team also includes Jimmy Dvorak and Audrey Cubizolles. The labor and employment team also includes John Wilhelm, Christopher Williams, and Karel Mazanec. Maggie Selwood, Andrew Hirsch, Dan O'Brien are advising on real estate matters. Michael Davis, Kathryn Floyd, and Chelsea O'Sullivan are advising on environmental matters. Friedemann Thomma, Bryan Kelly, and Becca Chappell are advising on tax matters. Rob Davis, Paul Feinstein, Peter Frechette, and Lindsay Meyer are advising on regulatory matters.