Fenwick Represents Square in Acquisition of Crew

Fenwick represented Square (NYSE: SQ), which builds tools to empower businesses and individuals to participate in the economy, in its acquisition of Crew, a frontline employee platform for consolidating and streamlining the day-to-day operations of hourly workforces.

With the acquisition of Crew, Square gains a robust workplace messaging platform that will strengthen, complement, and scale its existing labor management tools. The addition of Crew will also bolster Square’s existing ecosystem of business solutions and provide sellers with an integrated, one-stop-shop for messaging, scheduling, tracking and paying their team members. More information can be obtained from Square’s announcement.

The Fenwick transaction team included corporate partners Bomi Lee and Ken Myers, associates Samuel Fleuter, Shajee Rizvi and Paige Tucker; executive compensation and employee benefits partner Matthew Cantor and associates Bryan Belok and Cynthia Yuan; technology transactions partner Joseph Schenck, associate Andrew Martinez, staff attorney Amy Brown and advisor Sandra Weustink; privacy & cybersecurity partner James Koenig, director Brent Hoard and manager Sarah Borchers; and tax partner Larissa Neumann and associate Einav Axler.