Yasin Khan

Associate, Houston

Biography

Overview

Yasin is an associate in White & Case's Global Mergers & Acquisitions group in the Firm's Houston office.

Yasin's practice focuses on the representation of both public and private companies and financial sponsors engaged in domestic or cross-border M&A or private equity transactions. His experience includes complex business combinations, including public and private company M&A, portfolio company acquisitions or sales, reverse listing through special purpose acquisition vehicles (SPACs), cross-border transactions and general corporate matters.

Yasin's experience includes corporate finance as well, comprising of transactions in acquisition financing, reserve-based lending and debt restructurings.

Prior to joining White & Case, Yasin was an associate in the Houston office of another leading global law firm.

Yasin graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from the University of Central Florida before graduating with his Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law.

Bars and Courts
Texas State Bar
Education
JD
University of Virginia School of Law
BA
University of Central Florida
Languages
English

Experience

Representation of a special purpose acquisition company, on its US$3.2 billion business combination with an Italian luxury fashion house.

Representation of a British cinema company in obtaining $450 million in additional financing, providing liquidity in response to the impact of Covid-19 on the company and the cinema industry.

Representation of various public companies in merger and acquisition transactions, including the acquisition of a leading global producer of TPV for US$1.5 billion by a global chemical and specialty materials company.*

Representation of a portfolio company in its internal reorganization of nearly all its domestic energy-related real property assets, including refinancing eight separate credit facilities with one $850 million reserve based lending credit facility and $500 million of senior notes.*

Representation of a public company in a back-leverage financing for the development of a US$175 million pipeline project.*

Representation of a SPAC focused on businesses that provide critical resources and services to the technologies powering the 21st century industrial economy, in its initial public offering.*

Representation of a global provider of engineering and construction solutions to the energy industry on securing approximately $560 million in new capital.

Representation of a special purpose acquisition company, on its US$1.35 billion business combination with a global leader in clean energy storage systems.*

*Experience prior to joining White & Case.