Midstates Petroleum to Participate in Upcoming Conferences

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HOUSTON, June 6, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc. ("Midstates" or the "Company") (NYSE:MPO) announced today that Nelson M. Haight, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will participate in the 2014 Louisiana Energy Conference on Wednesday, June 11, 2014 in New Orleans. Additionally, Mr. Haight will participate in the Morgan Stanley Leveraged Finance Conference on June 12, 2014 in New Orleans. The investor handouts prepared in conjunction with these conferences will be available in the "Investors" section of the Company's website, www.midstatespetroleum.com on Tuesday, June 10.

About Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc.

Midstates Petroleum Company, Inc. is an independent exploration and production company focused on the application of modern drilling and completion techniques in oil and liquids-rich basins in the onshore U.S. The Company's drilling and completion efforts are currently focused in the Mississippian Lime oil play in Oklahoma and the Anadarko Basin in Texas and Oklahoma. Midstates' operations also include the Upper Gulf Coast Tertiary trend in central Louisiana. The Company is headquartered in Houston, Texas. Additional information about the Company is available at www.midstatespetroleum.com.

CONTACT: Al Petrie, (713) 595-9427 Al.Petrie@midstatespetroleum.com or Chris Delange, (713) 595-9411 chris.delange@midstatespetroleum.com

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