Vedder Price

Shannon R. Weiss

Associate

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Shannon R. Weiss

Associate

Shannon R. Weiss is an Associate at Vedder Price and a member of the Finance & Transactions group in the firm’s Los Angeles office.

Ms. Weiss represents sellers, buyers, investors, and private equity and venture capital funds in purchases and divestitures, restructurings and joint ventures. She regularly counsels ESOP-owned corporations with respect to recapitalizations, acquisitions, sales to strategic and financial buyers, and governance matters. She has also represented energy developers in financing and project development matters, as well as institutional lenders in complex corporate transactions, including syndicated asset-based, secured transactions.

Prior to joining Vedder Price, Ms. Weiss was a corporate associate with an Am Law 100 firm in Los Angeles.

Shannon R. Weiss

Associate

Experience

Ms. Weiss has recently represented clients in the following transactions:

  • Represented trustee of an employee stock ownership trust in a private equity-backed $50 million acquisition of a legal placement and staffing company.
  • Represented equipment manufacturing company in $180 million sale to a publicly traded metals manufacturing company.
  • Represented trustee of an employee stock ownership trust in the acquisition of a minority interest in, and subsequent acquisition of, preferred stock of an aluminum forging company.
  • Represented institutional lender in deed-in-lieu-of foreclosure action and subsequent disposition of $40 million real property asset.
  • Represented national student loan company in the acquisition of a student marketing company.
  • Represented national dental practice management company in the refinancing of existing $300 million credit facility.
  • Represented trustee of an existing employee stock ownership trust in the acquisition of remaining stock of a regional brewing company for $30 million.
  • Represented institutional lender as agent in cross-border asset-based financing.
  • Represented aerospace company in domestication and subsequent private stock offering.
  • Represented nonprofit spin-off corporation in voluntary dissolution proceeding.

Shannon R. Weiss

Associate

Education

  • University of California, Hastings College of the Law, J.D., 2009, cum laude
  • University of California, Santa Barbara, B.A., 2005, with high honors

Shannon R. Weiss

Associate

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2009

Shannon R. Weiss

Associate

  • Past Events

    1. February 2014 | Seminar