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Latham & Watkins Advises Postmates in the Completed Acquisition by Uber

December 1, 2020
The multidisciplinary team exemplifies Latham’s M&A capabilities in the technology space.

Uber Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: UBER) has announced that it has completed the acquisition of Postmates Inc. in an all-stock transaction, and that the two companies have begun the process of integrating U.S. operations.

Latham & Watkins LLP represented Postmates in the transaction with a corporate deal team led by Bay Area partners Tad Freese and Chad Rolston, with M&A associates Saad Khanani, Adam Whitaker, Daniel Harrist, Rebecca Kendall, and Rachelle Polsky, and capital markets associates Phillip Stoup, Meredith Peake, and Kaitlyn Fulcher. Advice was also provided on antitrust matters by Bay Area partner Joshua Holian, with associates Silvia Segade Sanz, Damon Porter, and Brian O’Connell; on tax matters by Bay Area partner Grace Lee, with associates Jeremiah Cowen and Abigail Friedman; on benefits and compensation matters by Bay Area partner James Metz, with associates Brianna Stellpflug and Erik Ward; on intellectual property matters by Bay Area partner Anthony Klein, with associates Arielle Singh, Adam Kaldor, and Caroline Omotayo; and on data privacy matters by Bay Area counsel Robert Blamires, with associate James Smith.