Sarah Kang

Associate
Washington, D.C.
  • 555 Eleventh Street, NW
  • Suite 1000
  • Washington, D.C. 20004-1304
  • USA
Profile Experience

Sarah Kang is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins and a Co-Chair of the Women Lawyers Group in the D.C. office. Ms. Kang’s practice focuses primarily on mergers and acquisitions and private equity transactions.

Ms. Kang earned her JD from the University of Chicago Law School, where she served as president of the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association. Prior to joining Latham, she was an associate in the private equity group of a large international law firm. Previously, Ms. Kang was a Teach for America corps member in New Orleans.

Outside of Latham, she serves on the Young Professionals Committee of Special Olympics DC.

Ms. Kang's representative experience includes advising:

  • 2U, Inc. in its US$750 million acquisition of Trilogy Education’s technology boot camp business
  • Platinum Equity in its US$1.3 billion acquisition of Jostens’s yearbook and graduation products business
  • A private equity firm in its take-private transaction of a language translation business*
  • A private equity firm in its acquisition of a transportation and toll management business*
  • A private equity company in its investment in a bargain retail business*
  • A private equity company in its acquisition of a petroleum product business*
  • A private equity company in its acquisition of a baby products business*
  • A private equity company in its acquisition of a packaging business*
  • A private equity firm in its sale of an accounting consulting business*
  • A private equity firm in its acquisition of an optometry and ophthalmology practice*
  • A private equity firm in its minority investment in a SaaS-based medical billing business*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

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