Larissa Lucas


Larissa Lucas
Larissa Lucas is an associate in Weil’s Private Equity practice and is based in New York. Ms. Lucas participates in the representation of private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies with respect to mergers, acquisitions and divestitures.

Ms. Lucas has been part of the teams advising:

  • American Securities in its acquisition of Acuren
  • Aterian Investment Partners in its acquisitions of Pioneer Metal Finishing, LLC and Xpress Global Systems, LLC; Pioneer Metal Finishing, LLC in its acquisition of Pilkington Metal Finishing LLC; and Vander-Bend Manufacturing, Inc. in its acquisition of substantially all the assets of TMK Manufacturing, Inc.
  • Avista Capital Partners and MPI Research, Inc. in the approximately $800 million sale of MPI Research to Charles River Laboratories International, Inc.
  • Blackstone and Goldman Sachs Merchant Banking Division in their $1.9 billion sale of Ipreo Holdings LLC to IHS Markit Ltd.
  • CPP Investments as a member of a consortium led by EQT in that consortium's $2.7 billion acquisition of Waystar, Inc. 
  • EQT Partners and its portfolio company Sivantos Pte. Ltd. (n/k/a WS Audiology A/S) in its acquisition of Clearwater Clinical Limited
  • OMERS Private Equity in its acquisition of Paradigm Outcomes
  • PSP Investments, together with Lightyear Capital, in their sale of Advisor Group Inc. (f/k/a AIG Advisor Group Inc.)
  • Snow Phipps Group in its acquisition of DecoPac, Inc.
  • WPEngine, Inc. in the $250 million sale of a majority stake to Silver Lake Partners

Ms. Lucas received her J.D. from Osgoode Hall Law School where she graduated in the top 3% of her class and was a senior editor of the Osgoode Hall Law Journal. She also served as a research assistant to Professor Stephanie Ben-Ishai in connection with her work on corporate and commercial law. Ms. Lucas received her Honors Business Administration with distinction from the Ivey School of Business – Western University.