Amanda Dillon is an associate in the San Francisco office of Latham & Watkins.

Ms. Dillon advises public and private companies on various corporate transactions, including:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Securities offerings, including initial public offerings (IPOs)
  • General corporate representation

As part of her pro bono practice, Ms. Dillon represents victims of domestic violence and participates in local housing clinics to assist low-income Bay Area residents in partnership with the Legal Aid Society of San Mateo.

During law school, Ms. Dillon served as a senior development editor of Hastings Law Journal and served on the executive board of the Hastings Business Law Society. Ms. Dillon also participated in the US Securities and Exchange Commission’s Student Honors Program as an extern in the Division of Enforcement.

Ms. Dillon’s experience includes advising:

  • 4D Molecular Therapeutics in its US$222 million IPO
  • ArchiMed in its US$1.2 billion acquisition of Natus Medical
  • Berkeley Lights in its US$205 million IPO
  • Corvus Pharmaceuticals in its public offering of common stock
  • Discord in its acquisition of Gas App
  • Hippo Enterprises, a provider of home insurance products, in its US$5 billion business combination with Reinvent Technology Partners Z
  • Intuit in its US$7.1 billion acquisition of Credit Karma and US$12 billion acquisition of Mailchimp
  • Pionyr Immunotherapeutics in its US$275 million sale to Gilead Sciences
  •  Square, Inc. in its acquisitions of:
    • Dessa
    • Verse Technologies
  • Terns Pharmaceuticals in its US$87 million Series C financing and upsized IPO
  • Tower Semiconductor in its US$5.9 billion acquisition by Intel
  • Vacasa, a Silver Lake portfolio company, in its:
    • Business combination with TPG Pace Solutions
    • Acquisition of TurnKey Vacation Rentals

Bar Qualification

  • California


  • JD, University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 2019
    magna cum laude, Order of the Coif
  • BA in Political Science & History, University of California, Santa Barbara, 2016
    with distinction