Shen Zhang

Associate, Corporate  

Mountain View 650.335.7218



Shen Zhang focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions (particularly sell-side) and venture capital financings for startups in the technology and life sciences industries.

Shen also has experience in other strategic transactions in the technology and life sciences industries, including spinoffs, minority investments, private equity matters and joint ventures.

While in law school, Shen was an executive editor for the Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law. Shen also interned for the Honorable Judge John T. Nixon in the United States District Court for the Middle District of Tennessee.

Representative Transactions:

  • Sale of WhiteHat Security to NTT
  • Sale of Blue Vision Labs to Lyft
  • Sale of Tuft & Needle to Serta Simmons Bedding
  • Sale of Blue River Technology to John Deere
  • Sale of Intacct to The Sage Group
  • Sale of Bonobos to Walmart
  • Sale of Maluuba to Microsoft
  • Sale of Liquid Robotics to Boeing
  • Sale of Eyefluence to Google
  • Sale of Clarity Money to Goldman Sachs
  • Sale of Green Chef to HelloFresh
  • Sale of Yummly to Whirlpool
  • Sale of to Walmart
  • Sale of Gainspeed to Nokia
  • Sale of BeyondCore to Salesforce
  • Multiple acquisitions by Facebook
  • Multiple venture financings for Ripple Foods
  • Multiple venture financings for ScaleFlux
  • Yapstone’s joint venture with Priority Technology
  • Katerra’s joint venture with Softbank
  • AppLovin’s strategic transaction with Orient Hontai Capital


  • “California Consumer Privacy Act and the Protection of Personal Information,” Legal Daily, July 2019
  • “The Most Recent Case on ‘MAE’ and Guidance for Overseas Acquisition,” People’s Court Daily, November 2018
  • “A Discussion of the Legislative Intent of FIRRMA,” People’s Court Daily, October 2018