Fenwick Represents Chegg in Acquisition of Thinkful

Fenwick & West represented Chegg, Inc. (NYSE: CHGG), a leading student-first connected learning platform, in its acquisition of Thinkful, Inc., an online learning platform that offers professional courses directly to students across America.

This deal will enable Chegg to expand its leading direct-to student learning platform by adding affordable and high-quality courses focused on the most in-demand technology skills to develop the next generation workforce. More information about the deal can be obtained from Chegg’s announcement.

The Fenwick transaction team included Fenwick corporate partner David Bell and associates Priscila Bastazin, Shweta Kumar and Jacob Wittman; executive compensation and employee benefits partner Scott Spector, senior attorney Nicholas Frey and associates Hans Andersson and Joshua Fuller; intellectual property partner Stephen Gillespie and associates Ana Razmazma and Shizuka Tiernan; and tax partner William Skinner and associates Michael Knobler and Timmoney Ng.