Ilana Bier

Biography

Ilana Bier
Ilana Bier is an associate in Weil’s Real Estate practice and is based in New York. Ilana participates in the representation of Firm clients with respect to mergers, acquisitions and divestitures for real estate related companies.

Ilana has been part of the teams advising:

  • Deluxe Corporation in its $960 million acquisition of First American Payment Systems, L.P.
  • KSL Capital Partners in a minority investment in Honors Holdings, a franchisee of Orangetheory® Fitness
  • Marquee Raine Acquisition Corp., a SPAC sponsored by an affiliate of The Raine Group LLC and Marquee Sports Holdings SPAC I, LLC, in its pending $1.2 billion business combination with Enjoy Technology, Inc.
  • Monarch Alternative Capital, as lender, in a $100 million debtor-in-possession loan to Eagle Hospitality Group to finance business operations during Eagle's chapter 11 bankruptcy proceedings, and the purchase of a portfolio containing the majority of Eagle's hotels

Ilana joined Weil as a summer associate in 2019.

Ilana received her J.D., magna cum laude and Order of the Coif, from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, where she was an Associate Editor for the Cardozo Law Review, and her B.A., cum laude, from the University of Maryland, College Park.