Rebecca Zhang

Biography

Rebecca Zhang
Rebecca Zhang is an associate in Weil’s Technology & IP Transactions practice and is based in Silicon Valley. Rebecca participates in advising Firm clients in a variety of matters relating to the licensing, acquisition, development, sale, use and commercial exploitation of intellectual property and technology. She also participates in advising clients regarding privacy and data security issues in the context of corporate transactions.

Rebecca is a certified information privacy professional (CIPP/US).

Rebecca has been part of the teams advising on the technology and intellectual property aspects of:

  • Core-Mark Holding Company, Inc. in its $2.5 billion sale to Performance Food Group.
  • Culligan International Company (a portfolio company of Advent International) in its sale to BDT Capital Partners, with Advent reinvesting on a minority basis.
  • Dual North America, Inc., the specialist underwriting arm of Howden Group Holdings Limited (f/k/a Hyperion Insurance Group Limited), in its acquisition of Align Financial Holdings, LLC.
  • Genstar Capital in its acquisition of Arrowhead Engineered Products, Inc.
  • Government Brands Holdings, LLC (at the time, an indirect portfolio company of PSG and Greater Sum Ventures) in a recapitalization by PSG and TPG Tech Adjacencies, with Greater Sum Ventures exiting.
  • Inhabit IQ (a portfolio company of Goldman Sachs, Insight Partners, GSV and PSG) in its acquisition of ResMan, LLC.
  • Leafly Holdings, Inc. in its pending $532 million business combination with Merida Merger Corp. I, a SPAC sponsored by Merida Capital Holdings.
  • MGM Resorts International in the pending acquisition of MGM Growth Properties LLC by VICI Properties Inc., in a transaction with a total enterprise value of approximately $17.2 billion.
  • TPG Pace Solutions Corp., a SPAC sponsored by TPG Pace Group, in its $4.5 billion business combination with Vacasa LLC.

Previously, Rebecca was an associate in Weil’s Corporate Department, where she participated in the representation of public and private companies in a variety of transactional matters, including domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, equity investments and divestitures.

Rebecca was part of the teams advising:

  • Advent Global Technology (AGT), as lead investor, in a $160 million Series D funding round for Zenoti, resulting in a post-investment basis valuation for Zenoti of over $1 billion.
  • Aleph Capital and Crestview in their investment in Framestore and in Framestore's merger with Company 3 and Method, Inc., following Company 3 and Method’s carve-out from Deluxe Entertainment Services Group Inc.
  • Genstar Capital in its acquisitions of Truck-Lite Company LLC (n/k/a Clarience Technologies, LLC), Ohio Transmission Corporation and, together with TA Associates, the acquisition of Orion Advisor Solutions following the merger of Orion and Brinker Capital; and its sale of Pretium Packaging.
  • Elevate Entertainment Inc. (a portfolio company of Mirasol Capital) in its acquisition by tender offer of Evans & Sutherland Computer Corporation.
  • The Gores Group in its sale of Elo Touch Solutions, Inc.
  • Gores Holdings III, Inc., a SPAC sponsored by an affiliate of The Gores Group, in its $1.55 billion business combination with Pacific Architects and Engineers, Inc. (PAE) (a portfolio company of Platinum Equity).
  • SoftBank Vision Fund, as lead investor, in a $200 million investment round in C2FO.
  • Trive Capital in its acquisition of Valor Healthcare Inc.
Rebecca received her LL.M from the University of Chicago Law School and her J.D., cum laude, from Northwestern School of Law, where she served as an editor of the Northwestern Journal of International Law and Business and published “In Light Of China’s New Film Industry Promotion Law: Implications For Cross-border Transactions Between China And The U.S.” In addition, she also received the Senior Research honors for her article “The Dual Class Structure: A Challenge To The Past, Present, And Future Of Corporate Governance In The United States.” She received her B.A., LL.B from Tsinghua University, where she served as an editor on the Tsinghua China Law Review and received the Outstanding Dissertation Award for her article “Chinese Escrow Law In E-commerce.”

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