Fenwick & West Represents FanDuel in its Acquisition of numberFire

August 21, 2015


Fenwick & West represented FanDuel Inc., the largest one-day fantasy sports operator, in its acquisition of numberFire, Inc., the next generation sports analytics platform that uses proprietary statistics to mine for unprecedented insights that predict player and team performance. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The acquisition will allow numberFire’s proprietary information to eventually be incorporated into FanDuel’s platform to increase user engagement and expand on product offerings for users. More information about FanDuel’s acquisition of numberFire can be obtained from the company press release.

The Fenwick transaction team included corporate attorneys Mark Stevens, David Michaels, Brian Hicks, Phillip Henry and Jordan Roberts; executive compensation and employee benefits attorneys Blake Martell, Gerald Audant and Kristin O’Hanlon; technology transactions attorneys Stephen Gillespie and Justin Baumli and tax attorney Will Skinner.