With experience in closing more than 150 corporate transactions, Randall J. Wood has advised on deals having an aggregate value in excess of $20 billion. His practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, venture capital financing, and emerging business matters. He also assists clients with general corporate counseling and governance, and SEC registered offerings, reporting, and compliance. Randy represents private companies, public companies, and investors in domestic and international deals involving many industries, including technology, manufacturing, consumer/retail, pharmaceuticals, and life sciences.
Prior to joining Morgan Lewis, Randy was an associate in the corporate group of another international law firm.
Mergers and Acquisitions; Reorganizations
Veros Software in its acquisition of Valligent
Imperial Western Products, Inc. in its sale to Denali Water Solutions, LLC, a TPG portfolio company
Pintronix Holding Corp. in its sale to Acacia Research Corporation
Investors in their take private acquisition of ZAGG Inc.
Platinum Equity in numerous acquisitions and divestures.
Welltok, Inc. in its acquisitions of IncentOne, Mindbloom, Predilytics, Silverlink Communications, Tea Leaves Health and Wellpass.
PCM, Inc. (Nasdaq: PCMI) in its acquisitions of Stratiform, Acrodex, En Pointe, TigerDirect, Provista and Stack Technology.
StoneCalibre in numerous acquisitions and divestures.
Parco, Inc. in connection with the sale of the company to Datwyler Group (SIX:DAE).
Amazing Grass in connection with the sale of the company to Glanbia plc (London: GLB).
ML Kishigo Manufacturing Company in connection with the sale of the company to Bunzl plc (London: BNZL).
NYX, Los Angeles Inc. in connection with the sale of the company to L'Oréal USA, Inc.
Andell Inc. in connection with its sale of Storage Mobility, LLC to PODS Enterprises, Inc.
CR&R Incorporated in its acquisitions of Sickles Sanitation and USA Waste of California, Inc., a subsidiary of Waste Management, Inc. (NYSE: WM).
RightNow Technologies, Inc. in connection with the sale of the company to Oracle Corporation (Nasdaq: ORCL).
Parco, Inc. in its acquisitions of Tactical Sealing Technologies Corporation and Olympian Machine.
Oten, Inc., d/b/a Sena Cases, in connection with the sale of the company to Targus Group International, Inc.
Allergan, Inc. in connection with the sale of Fluoroplex assets to Aqua Pharmaceuticals, LLC.
PNC Proactive Northern Container, LLC, a Medley Capital company, in connection with the sale of the company to Pacific Southwest Container, LLC.
Buy.com Inc. in connection with the sale of company to Rakuten.
Allergan, Inc. in its acquisition of Precision Light, Inc.
8e6 Technologies in connection with the merger of the company with Marshal Limited (combined company subsequently acquired by Trustwave).
Venture Capital and Private Equity Investments
Solis Capital Partners in connection with its investments in Horizon Communications, Lehr, Inc., ML Kishigo Manufacturing Company, Lindora and Eminess Technologies.
Welltok, Inc. in connection with its Series B, Series C, Series D, and Series E Preferred Stock financings.
VXI Global Solutions, Inc. in connection with the investment in the company by Bain Capital.
Industrial Dynamics Company, Ltd. in connection with the investment in the company by SFW Capital Partners.
NYX, Los Angeles Inc. in connection with the investment in the company by HCP & Company.
ViKi, Inc. in connection with its bridge and Series A Preferred Stock financings.
Alsop Louie Partners in connection with various bridge and preferred stock financings.
North Bridge Venture Partners in connection with the Series B Preferred Stock financing of CoolPlanet BioFuels.
Roth Capital Partners, LLC in connection with the registered direct offerings of Wireless Ronin Technologies, Inc. (Nasdaq: RNIN) and eDiets.com Inc. (OTC: DIET).
Roth Capital Partners, LLC in connection with the registered offerings of Zoo Entertainment, Inc. (OTC: IPUB) and ECOtality, Inc. (Nasdaq: ECTY).
T3 Motion, Inc. (NYSE MKT: TTTM) in connection with the company's follow-on public offering.
ISC8 Inc. (OTC: ISCI) in connection with the company's various PIPE financings.
Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, 2007, J.D., Cum Laude
University of California, Los Angeles, 2004, B.A.
Awards and Affiliations
Recommended, M&A/corporate and commercial: Private equity buyouts, The Legal 500 US (2019)
Member, Board of Directors, Pretend City Children’s Museum
Member, Board of Directors, Association for Corporate Growth, Orange County Chapter
Ranked, Southern California Super Lawyers "Rising Star" (2016–2017)