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Fenwick Recognized with Two Deal of the Year Awards

April 2, 2019

Fenwick was honored with two Deal of the Year awards by Global M&A Network at the annual Global Markets M&A Atlas Awards, earning recognition for the firm’s leading technology M&A practice.

Fenwick received the Global Tech Deal of the Year award for representing GitHub, the world’s leading software development platform, in its $7.5 billion acquisition by Microsoft Corporation, and was awarded the Global Corporate M&A Deal of the Year for representing Cloudera, a top platform provider for machine learning and analytics optimized for the cloud, in an all-stock merger of equals with Hortonworks.

Co-chaired by corporate partners Doug Cogen and Kris Withrow, the firm’s M&A group provides customized transaction services to meet each client's unique business needs. Fenwick’s extensive group of experienced lawyers handles deals of all sizes and complexities, and has experience in technology transactions, patents, IP litigation, and domestic and international tax issues.

Fenwick has also been named Technology Law Firm of the Year by Global M&A Network for four consecutive years, in addition to being ranked by Bloomberg as one of the Top 10 M&A legal advisors in the United States.​​​