Stella Lee is an associate in the Bay Area offices of Latham & Watkins.

Ms. Lee represents private equity funds and private companies in a wide variety of corporate transactions.

She regularly advises clients across a range of industries including software, internet and digital media, industrials, and retail and consumer products.

Ms. Lee’s experience includes representing:

  • Clearlake Capital Group in its take private of Intertape Polymer Group and its acquisition of Springs Window Fashions*
  • Francisco Partners’ eSolutions in the acquisition of Practice Insight*
  • Knox Lane in its acquisition of Any Hour and Elevation Labs*
  • Thoma Bravo in its acquisition of Grayshift*
  • Vista Equity Partners in its take private of Mindbody and its acquisition of Gainsight and ARCOS*
  • Sumeru Equity Partners in its investment in Ceros*
  • Sumeru Equity Partners’ GoGuardian in the acquisition of Pear Deck*
  • Gryphon Investors in its acquisition of Water’s Edge Dermatology and Heartland Veterinary Partners*

*Matters handled prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • California
  • New York


  • JD, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law
  • AB in Human Development, University of Chicago
    with high honors