June 21, 2018
Weil is advising Gores Holdings II, Inc. (Gores Holdings II), a special purpose acquisition company sponsored by an affiliate of The Gores Group, LLC, in its definitive agreement and plan of merger with Verra Mobility. Upon closing, this transaction will introduce Verra Mobility as a publicly listed company, with an enterprise value of $2.4 billion. The transaction has been unanimously approved by the boards of directors of both Gores Holdings II and Verra Mobility, and is expected to close in the third quarter of 2018, subject to customary closing conditions.
The Weil team advising Gores Holdings II is led by Private Equity partner Kyle Krpata and includes Mergers & Acquisitions partner James Griffin; Corporate associates Keenan McCullough, Max Ronci, Benjamin Farrow, Jack Shirley and summer associate Tanya Smith; Technology & IP Transactions Head Michael Epstein; Tax partners Noah Beck and Chayim Neubort; Executive Compensation & Benefits partner Amy Rubin; Cybersecurity, Data Privacy & Information Management Co-Head Randi Singer; Antitrust/Competition partner Steven Bernstein; Environmental counsel John O’Loughlin; Antitrust/Competition counsel Vadim Brusser; Employment Litigation counsel Lawrence Baer; Technology & IP Transactions associates Lauren Springer and Phillip Grudzina (Not Yet Admitted in New York); Tax associate Liam Murphy; Executive Compensation & Benefits associates Amanda Rosenblum and John Kleinjan; and Employment Litigation associates Jonathan Gartner and Marissa Zalasky.