Heather Lui is a corporate associate in the Los Angeles office of Latham & Watkins.

Ms. Lui advises emerging and public companies and their customers on commercial and intellectual property transactions, including:

  • M&A transactions
  • Technology and intellectual property transfers and licensing
  • Technology development
  • Manufacturing, supply, and distribution arrangements
  • Marketing and advertising agreements
  • Service provision agreements

Ms. Lui advises clients in the following industries:

  • Software 
  • Digital advertising
  • Semiconductor design and manufacture
  • Commercial products
  • Healthcare and biotech   

While at the UC Berkeley School of Law, she served as an executive editor and symposium organizer of the Berkeley Business Law Journal.

She previously served as a judicial marshal to Judge Queeny Au-Yeung in the Hong Kong High Court, and interned at Verizon Communications, Inc. as a Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Scholar.

Ms. Lui's experience includes advising:

  • AMD in its US$35 billion acquisition of Xilinx
  • The Beachbody Company in its US$2.9 billion SPAC transaction with Forest Road Acquisition Corp. and Myx Fitness
  • Mellanox in its US$7 billion sale to NVIDIA
  • Apple in its US$7 billion bond issuance, its first in nearly two years, and in its €2 billion green bond issuance
  • Facebook in connection with its acquisition of CTRL-labs
  • Facebook in connection with its acquisition of Sanzaru Games
  • Airbnb in connection with its acquisition of Urbandoor
  • Honey Science Corporation in its US$4 billion acquisition by PayPal Holdings 
  • Intuit in its US$7.1 billion acquisition of Credit Karma

Bar Qualification

  • California

Education

  • JD, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, 2018
  • BA, Political Economy, University of California, Berkeley, 2014

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese (Mandarin)
  • Chinese (Cantonese)