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 with his Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law, where he served as an executive editor of the Virginia Journal of Law & Technology.
Representation of Investindustrial Acquisition Corp. on its US3.2 billion business combination with Ermenegildo Zegna Group.*
Representation of Cineworld Group PLC, owner of Regal Cinemas, 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 Independence Energy Finance LLC, a portfolio company of KKR, 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 Glass Houses Acquisition Corp., 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 McDermott International, Ltd on securing approximately $560 million in new capital.*
Representation of Star Peak Energy Transition Corp. (NYSE: STPK), a special purpose acquisition company, on its US$1.35 billion business combination with Stem, Inc., a global leader in clean energy storage systems.*
*Experience prior to joining White & Case.