Overview

We provide technology M&A buyers, sellers, investors and divesting entities with advice deeply rooted understanding the fast-moving tech industry. Our 50-lawyer Technology & IP Transactions practice brings world-class skills in negotiating technology M&A deals specifically. Our technology M&A practice draws on the skills of the over 300 M&A lawyers at Mayer Brown. We are well known for our practical counsel, breadth of resources, deal-making skills and top-level client service.

Our M&A lawyers are able to draw on focused advice from our substantial practices in all other areas of law related to corporate transactions. We use our deep experience to counsel clients on building change, technology growth strategies, driving operational efficiencies and leveraging assets.

Our national, regional and cross-border technology M&A experience includes:

  • Advanced M&A planning
  • Asset sales and purchases
  • FCPA compliance planning
  • Joint ventures and strategic alliances
  • Private equity
  • Public and private takeovers and mergers
  • Restructurings and recapitalizations
  • Special committee representations
  • Spin-offs
  • Stock sales and purchases
  • Tax planning and structuring
  • Tender and exchange offers
  • Venture capital
  • Minority participations