David Healy Named Leading National Figure in Law

Mountain View, CA (October 24, 2012)David Healy, co-chair of Fenwick's Mergers and Acquisitions Group, was honored as a leading figure in law by Irish Voice Newspaper in its Irish Legal 100. Selected from law schools, law firms, the judiciary and industry, recipients are the most accomplished and distinguished attorneys of Irish descent in the United States. Past editions have included Supreme Court chief justices, governors and members of the United Nations Legal Counsel.

In addition to advising technology companies in mergers and acquisitions, Healy’s practice focuses on an array of complex corporate transactions for companies ranging from start-ups to publicly traded entities. He has held primary responsibility for many noted business transactions valued from $20 million to over $3 billion. He is also a regular speaker on merger, joint venture, strategic partnering, technology, valuation and start-up issues and recently served as Interim General Counsel of Hewlett-Packard Company.

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