Maggie Yiin

Maggie Yiin

Associate, Corporate


Maggie Yiin concentrates her practice on advising public and private entities, including emerging growth, privately held and publicly traded companies, as well as venture capital and private equity firms, on a wide range of domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, private and public securities offerings, and corporate governance and general corporate matters.

Ms. Yiin’s representative matters include:

  • FirstMark Horizon Acquisition Corp., a special purpose acquisition company, in its merger with Starry, Inc. at an enterprise value of $1.76 billion
  • Intel Corporation in its proposed but terminated $5.4 billion acquisition of Tower Semiconductor
  • Netflix, Inc. in its acquisition of Animal Logic
  • Theravance Biopharma, Inc. in the $1.5 billion sale of its TRELEGY ELLIPTA royalty interests to Royalty Pharma plc
  • Velodyne Lidar, Inc. in its merger of equals with Ouster, Inc.
  • Western Digital Corporation in connection with a proposal by activist investor Elliott Investment Management L.P. to split the company

Her representative matters prior to joining Skadden include:

  • Synaptics Incorporated in connection with its $139 million divestiture of its Asia-based mobile touch controller and digital display integration product line to a private investment firm
  • Uniphore in connection with its global restructuring transaction and subsequent $140 million Series D financing
  • portfolio companies of The Riverside Company in the acquisition of Intarome Fragrance Corporation
  • Qubiqle Inc. (d/b/a Plate IQ) in the sale of a majority equity stake to FTV Capital for $160 million
  • J.F. Lehman & Company in various transactions, including the sale of BEI Precision Systems & Space Company, Inc. to Quantic Corporate Holdings, Inc., a portfolio company of Arcline Investment Management, and the acquisition of a substantial investment in Trillium Engineering, LLC, a leading designer and manufacturer of highly engineered camera gimbals for unmanned aerial systems that perform mission-critical intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance missions, from its founders
  • Skyworks Solutions, Inc. in connection with its acquisition of the infrastructure and automotive business of Silicon Laboratories Inc. in an all-cash asset transaction valued at $2.75 billion
  • Hitachi Vantara LLC in its acquisition of assets from ContainerShip, Inc., a startup company specializing in the Kubernetes open-source platform space



  • J.D., University of Virginia School of Law, 2019
  • B.A., University of Maryland, 2014


  • California

Maggie Yiin