Latham & Watkins Advises Facebook in Acquisition of BigBox VR

Multidisciplinary team advises on the transaction.

June 16, 2021

Latham & Watkins LLP represented Facebook in its acquisition of BigBox VR.

The Latham team was led by Bay Area partners Greg Roussel and Saad Khanani, with Orange County associates Madison Mapes and Jack Vanderford. Advice was also provide on benefits and compensation matters by Bay Area/Century City partner Julie Crisp, with Los Angeles associate Tara McCarney; on data and technology transaction matters by Los Angeles partner Ghaith Mahmood, with Los Angeles associates Natasha Phillips and Nicole Nour; on data privacy matters by London partner Gail Crawford and Bay Area counsel Robert Blamires, with Boston associate Kiara Vaughn and London associate Lucy Tucker; on tax matters by Bay Area partner Grace Lee, with Bay Area associates Jessica Chen and Gregory Conyers; on antitrust matters by San Diego partner Hanno Kaiser, Bay Area partner Kelly Smith Fayne, Brussels partner David Little, and Washington, D.C. counsel Patrick English, with London associate Anuj Ghai.

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