Fenwick Represents Preempt Security in $96 Million Acquisition by CrowdStrike

Fenwick represented Preempt Security, a leading provider of Zero Trust and conditional access technology for real-time access control and threat prevention, in its $96 million acquisition by CrowdStrike Holdings (Nasdaq: CRWD), a leader in cloud-delivered endpoint and cloud workload protection.

Together, CrowdStrike and Preempt will provide a modern Zero Trust security architecture and threat protection to keep organizations’ users, endpoints, and data safe from modern attacks, without compromising productivity or the user experience. More information can be obtained from the company announcement.

The Fenwick transaction team included corporate partners Samuel Angus and David Michaels and associates Christopher Gorman, Stephanie Cheng and Alyssa Zhang; executive compensation & employee benefits partner Nancy Chen and associate Jonathan Stephenson; technology transactions partner Jonathan Millard and associate Russell Wong; and tax partner William Skinner and associate Marianne Tassone.