Linda M. Sim

Partner, Los Angeles

Biography

Overview

Linda Sim is a partner in the Firm's Technology Transactions practice within its Global Mergers & Acquisitions practice. Linda has deep experience advising on technology transactions involving software and data licensing, systems development and integration, SaaS and cloud-based services, digital media transactions and IT and business outsourcing arrangements. She also advises on data security and privacy related issues, including the General Data Protection Regulation and the California Consumer Privacy Act.

Linda represents clients across a range of industries including automotive, financial services, entertainment, consumer products, telecommunications, healthcare and manufacturing.

Linda also previously served in-house at Accenture, Singtel Optus and Warner Bros. Entertainment.

Bars and Courts
California State Bar
Education
LLM
University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law
LLB
The Australian National University
BA
The Australian National University

with honors

Certificate in Law
Kyushu University
Languages
English
Cantonese

Experience

Representative transactions include the following:

  • Part of deal team representing Sneaker Con, in the sale of its sneaker authentication business to eBay.*
  • Lead Counsel to a global automotive company in multi-vendor negotiations to implement a suite of cybersecurity related products.*
  • Lead Counsel for global cosmetics brand in negotiating and drafting license agreements for chemical formulations used in consumer products.*

*Matters prior to joining White & Case.

Awards and Recognition

ACLU of Southern California 2021 Community Service Award

2016 Recipient of The State Bar of California's Wiley W. Manuel Award for Pro Bono Legal Services