We provide tech M&A buyers, sellers, targets and investors with advice generated from a deeply rooted understanding of the fast-moving tech industry. Our technology M&A practice draws on the skills of the over 300 M&A lawyers at Mayer Brown, and collaborates closely with our 50-lawyer Technology & IP Transactions practice who bring specific tech expertise to bear. We are well known for our practical counsel, breadth of resources, deal-making skills and top-level client service.

Our tech M&A lawyers are able to draw on specialist advice from our substantial practices in all other areas of law related to M&A 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 tech M&A experience includes:

  • M&A strategy and pipeline management
  • Stock sales and purchases
  • Public and private mergers
  • Asset sales and purchases, including tech ABC transactions
  • Joint ventures and strategic alliances, including in-bound and out-bound licensing transactions
  • Fundraisings and investments
  • Tender and exchange offers
  • Patent and other IP due diligence, including open source analysis
  • FCPA due diligence and integration planning
  • Tax planning and structuring
  • Special committee representations