Orrick hired Mike Mitchell, Preetha Gist and Mitch Naumoff, a team in the structured finance market, as partners in Washington, D.C. They joined Orrick from Chapman and Cutler.
The banking app Dave and VPC Impact Acquisition Holdings, a special purpose acquisition company sponsored by Victory Park Capital, entered into a business combination agreement that will result in Dave becoming a publicly traded company with an expected equity value of approximately $4 billion.
Truist Securities, Interbank, Nomura Corporate Funding Americas and Barclays provided financing for private equity firm Thoma Bravo’s investment in Venafi, an inventor and provider of machine identity management.
Corporate advisor Ed Lukins has joined Orrick as a partner based in London. He joins from Cooley, where he helped found the London office.
Howard Goldwasser and Skanthan Vivekananda, leading authorities on collateralized loan obligations and other structured products, joined law firm Orrick as partners in the Structured Finance Group.