Scott represents public and private companies in connection with a variety of U.S. and cross-border transactions, including mergers, stock and asset acquisitions, divestitures and transactions with SPACs. His practice focuses on complex acquisitions across the technology and life sciences industries. Scott regularly works with corporate boards and financial advisors to navigate strategic global transactions as well as serving clients on general corporate matters.

    • Representative Experience
      • Multiple acquisitions for Cisco Systems, including its $3.7B acquisition of AppDynamics, its acquisitions of Accompany, Zomojo (Australia), Modcam (Sweden), Portshift (Israel) and the assets of Banzai Cloud (Hungary) and its acquisition of Slido (Slovakia)
      • Gearbox Entertainment’s $1.3B acquisition by Embracer Group
      • Jet.com’s $3B acquisition by Walmart
      • General Motors’ acquisition of Cruise Automation
      • Accel Entertainment’s business combination with TPG Pace Holdings, a SPAC
      • Cloudera’s $5.2B merger with Hortonworks
      • Spansion’s $4B merger with Cypress Semiconductor
      • Multiple acquisitions for Facebook
      • Multiple acquisitions for Alteryx
      • PlanGrid’s $875M acquisition by Autodesk
      • Punchh’s $500M acquisition by PAR Technologies
      • Appirio’s $500M acquisition by Wipro
      • Skybox Imaging’s $500M acquisition by Google
      • Symantec’s $500M strategic investment by Silver Lake
      • CloudKnox’s acquisition by Microsoft
      • Nordeus’s $378M acquisition by Take-Two
      • Packet in its acquisition by Equinix
      • Geru (Brazil) in its merger with Rebel
      • Solta Medical’s $250M acquisition by Valeant Pharmaceuticals
      • Voyage Auto’s acquisition by Cruise Automation
      • BlueKai’s acquisition by Oracle
      • TrialPay’s acquisition by Visa

    Education & Admissions

    J.D., Harvard Law School

    B.A., magna cum laude, Political Science and History
    University of Pennsylvania

    Admitted to practice in California and New York

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