Sunoco Logistics Elects Kathleen Shea-Ballay General Counsel

Jun 11, 2010, 17:00 ET from Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P.

PHILADELPHIA, June 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P. (NYSE: SXL) today announced that it has elected Kathleen Shea-Ballay as Vice President, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary effective June 24, 2010.  Ms. Shea-Ballay will report to Lynn L. Elsenhans, Chairman of Sunoco Partners, LLC.  Bruce D. Davis, Jr., who has been serving as General Counsel since 2003, has resigned to assume another position.

Ms. Shea-Ballay had previously served as Assistant General Counsel for Sunoco, Inc., and focused on important commercial matters. Before joining Sunoco in 2005, she was a partner in Pepper Hamilton LLP's corporate and securities law practice. She received her undergraduate degree from Villanova University and a law degree from Fordham University. She also earned an advanced degree in tax law from Georgetown University.

Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P. (NYSE: SXL), headquartered in Philadelphia, is a master limited partnership formed to acquire, own and operate refined products and crude oil pipelines and terminal facilities. The Refined Products Pipeline System consists of approximately 2,200 miles of refined products pipelines located in the northeast, midwest and southwest United States and interests in four refined products pipelines, consisting of a 9.4 percent interest in Explorer Pipeline Company, a 31.5 percent interest in Wolverine Pipe Line Company, a 12.3 percent interest in West Shore Pipe Line Company and a 14.0 percent interest in Yellowstone Pipe Line Company. The Terminal Facilities consist of approximately 10.1 million shell barrels of refined products terminal capacity and approximately 23.0 million shell barrels of crude oil terminal capacity (including approximately 19.6 million shell barrels of capacity at the Texas Gulf Coast Nederland Terminal). The Crude Oil Pipeline System consists of approximately 3,850 miles of crude oil pipelines, located principally in Oklahoma and Texas, a 55.3 percent interest in Mid-Valley Pipeline Company and a 43.8 percent interest in the West Texas Gulf Pipe Line Company.

SOURCE Sunoco Logistics Partners L.P.