Fenwick Represents CloudKnox Security in Acquisition by Microsoft

Fenwick represented CloudKnox Security, a leader in Cloud Infrastructure Entitlement Management (CIEM), in its acquisition by Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT).

The acquisition strengthens Microsoft’s comprehensive approach to cloud security. More information about the deal can be found in Microsoft’s announcement.

Fenwick has served as outside counsel to CloudKnox since 2018, led by corporate partner Michael Esquivel. The Fenwick transaction team was led by corporate partners Michael Esquivel, Scott Behar and Thomas Kang, and included associates Christine Chen, Cindy Chang and Daniel Isaacson; executive compensation and employee benefits partner Marshall Mort and associate Cynthia Yuan; technology transactions partner Joseph Schenck, associate Mona Fang and advisor Sandra Weustink; privacy and cybersecurity partner Jim Koenig and associate Ana Razmazma; intellectual property partner David Hayes and staff attorney Amy Brown; and tax partner William Skinner.