Fenwick Represents Xamarin in its Acquisition by Microsoft

February 25, 2016

Fenwick & West represented Xamarin Inc., a leading platform provider that empowers developers to build fully native apps for iOS, Android, Windows and Mac from a single shared code base, in its acquisition by Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ: MSFT). Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

The acquisition is targeted at supporting developers interested in extending their applications across multiple devices. More information about Xamarin’s acquisition by Microsoft​ can be obtained from the company press release.

The Fenwick transaction team included corporate lawyers Richard Dickson, Andrew Luh, Morgan Sawchuk, Nam Kim, Ashley Walter, Margaret Ding and Taimur Case; executive compensation and employee benefits lawyers Gerald Audant, Marshall Mort, Kristin O’Hanlon, Taylor Cashwell, Alex Galev and Jeremy Kazzaz; technology transactions lawyers Jonathan Millard and Ana Razmazma; tax lawyers Andrew Kim and David de Ruig; intellectual property lawyers Stephen Gillespie and Meng Wu and antitrust lawyer Mark Ostrau.