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WilmerHale

Technology

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What the team is known for

An active technology department that offers a variety of services. Strong litigation team that augments an impressive practice, which provides clients with expertise in venture capital financings, public offerings, M&A, outsourcing and licensing. Handles various transactions involving issues pertaining to cybersecurity and data privacy.

Strengths

One client says: "The entire team at WilmerHale is very strong. The attorneys are very capable, with a strong commitment to meeting the customer's needs."

Another source says: "My experience with WilmerHale has been excellent and it is a great firm. We receive the highest-quality service from the firm."

Work highlights

WilmerHale advised SoFi on its acquisition of Galileo Financial Technologies for $1.2 billion.

Notable practitioners

Jeffrey Johnson has a broad range of experience in handling a number of matters including M&A, IP and strategic alliances.
"He has a unique combination of a technology background and a life sciences background, and he has a deep knowledge of both those industries." "He has been incredibly useful, helpful, strategic and tactical."

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Overview

Market leaders and technological innovators in a wide range of industries turn to WilmerHale for legal advice and strategic counseling. For more than four decades, we have represented technology clients in the full range of legal services, including: licensing, outsourcing, services, joint venture, development and distribution transactions throughout the world; venture capital financings, public offerings, and mergers and acquisitions; patent prosecution and portfolio development, as well as enterprise-critical patent litigation; and regulatory issues vital to our clients’ success.

The lawyers in WilmerHale's Technology Transactions and Licensing Practice—many of whom have backgrounds in computer engineering, biochemistry, and other technical fields—collaborate closely with our corporate, regulatory, intellectual property and tax lawyers to negotiate joint ventures, strategic alliances, and outsourcing and licensing transactions for clients. We assist with hundreds of agreements each year, guiding clients in nearly every technological field through the transactions that allow them to lead and innovate.

Technology

WilmerHale

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Location

60 State Street

Boston

Massachusetts

USA

MA 02109

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