Justin Yi


Santa Monica

Justin Yi, a corporate partner in Orrick’s Santa Monica office, is a member of our M&A and Private Equity group.

Justin focuses his practice on complex business transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, reorganizations, recapitalizations and minority investments, as well as general corporate and securities law matters. Justin represents corporations, private equity firms and investors across a wide range of industries, including technology, media, entertainment, healthcare, food and beverage and apparel.

    • Modernizing Medicine, a healthcare technology company, in its acquisitions of Exscribe, an orthopedic EHR company, Nemo Health, a podiatry EHR company, and Klara Health, a patient engagement platform (terms not disclosed)
    • Clover Health in its $3.7 billion de-SPAC transaction with Social Capital Hedosophia Holdings Corp. III
    • Eltropy, a digital communications platform for financial institutions, in its acquisitions of Marsview.ai, an AI platform for conversation intelligence, and POPio Mobile Video, LLC, a provider of video banking, collaboration and contact center technology (terms not disclosed)
    • Clutter, Inc., a tech-enabled platform for moving, storage and packing services, in its merger with MakeSpace (terms not disclosed)
    • Deel, Inc., a remote hiring platform, in its acquisitions of Roots Technologies, a HR software platform, and Paygroup, a payroll company based in Australia (terms not disclosed)
    • Hopin, a leading virtual events platform, in its $250 million acquisition of StreamYard, a live streaming studio
    • 15Five, a leading human-centered performance management platform, in its acquisition of Emplify, an employee engagement software provider, for $50 million
    • PlayVS, an esports platform builder, in its acquisition of Gameseta, a esports logistics platform (terms not disclosed)
    • VideoAmp, an interoperable measurement and optimization platform, in its acquisition of Conversion Logic, a multitouch attribution provider (terms not disclosed)
    • Ripcord, a robotics company, in its acquisition of EngineML, a builder of deep-learning infrastructure (terms not disclosed)
    • Affiliates of Vivendi S.A., a global media company, in its acquisition of Flavorus, an independent ticketing company
    • A leading global music company in its acquisitions of Ingrooves, an independent music distribution company, and Fame House, a digital marketing company (terms not disclosed)
    • Ubiquity6, Inc., an augmented reality platform, in its sale to Discord (terms not disclosed)
    • APDM Wearable Technologies, a next-generation provider of wearables and digital biomarkers, in its sale to ERT, a leader in clinical endpoints data collection (terms not disclosed)
    • One Codex, a data platform for applied microbial genomics, in its sale to Invitae (NASDAQ: NVTA) (terms not disclosed)
    • Frontier Car Group, an auto marketplace, in its sale to OLX Group (terms not disclosed)
    • Intricately, a leading provider of insights on cloud product usage, adoption and spend, in its sale to HG Insights (terms not disclosed)
    • YearEnd, a tax management and optimization platform, in its sale to Carta (terms not disclosed)
    • Algolift, a mobile ad marketing intelligence platform, in its sale to Vungle (terms not disclosed)
    • Medal, a biomedical NLP technology platform, in its sale to Ciox Health (terms not disclosed)
    • Verbling, a video tutor marketplace, in its sale to Busuu (terms not disclosed)
    • Bread Finance in its Series D financing
    • Nova Holdings in connection with the recapitalization and management buyout of Aeroguard
    • Roka Works in various early stage investments, fund investments and secondary transactions