EV Energy Partners, L.P.
EV Energy Partners, LP (Form: 4, Received: 01/18/2017 18:48:21)
FORM 4
[ ] Check this box if no longer subject to Section 16. Form 4 or Form 5 obligations may continue. See Instruction 1(b).         
UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES
                                                                                  
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Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
                      

1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *

Walker John B
2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol

EV Energy Partners, LP [ EVEP ]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer (Check all applicable)

__ X __ Director                      _____ 10% Owner
__ X __ Officer (give title below)      _____ Other (specify below)
Exec. Chairman of the Board
(Last)          (First)          (Middle)

C/O ENERVEST, LTD,, 1001 FANNIN STREET - SUITE 800
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (MM/DD/YYYY)

1/13/2017
(Street)

HOUSTON, TX 77002
(City)        (State)        (Zip)
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (MM/DD/YYYY)

 
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)

_ X _ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person

Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Trans. Date 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 3. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Units   1/13/2017     M    46625   A   (1) 621667   D    
Common Units                  2163698   I   See footnote   (2)
Common Units                  13400   I   By Spouse  

Table II - Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned ( e.g. , puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivate Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Trans. Date 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any 4. Trans. Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date 7. Title and Amount of Securities Underlying Derivative Security
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s) (Instr. 4) 10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I) (Instr. 4) 11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership (Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Phantom Units     (1) 1/13/2017     M         46625    1/13/2017   1/13/2017   Common Unit   46625     (1) 0   D    

Explanation of Responses:
( 1)  Each phantom unit is the economic equivalent of one EVEP common unit at the close of business on the vesting date.
( 2)  Includes Common Units held by John B. and Lisa A. Walker, L.P., of which Mr. Walker is a general partner along with his wife. Mr. Walker disclaims beneficial ownership of the units not owned by him directly. Also includes all units beneficially owned by EnerVest, Ltd. Mr. Walker may be deemed to beneficially own units owned by EnerVest, Ltd. Mr. Walker disclaims beneficial ownership of such units except to the extent of his pecuniary interest therein.

Reporting Owners
Reporting Owner Name / Address
Relationships
Director 10% Owner Officer Other
Walker John B
C/O ENERVEST, LTD,
1001 FANNIN STREET - SUITE 800
HOUSTON, TX 77002
X
Exec. Chairman of the Board

Signatures
/s/ John B. Walker 1/18/2017
** Signature of Reporting Person Date


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