THE FIRM Cooley's technology transactions group works with businesses of all sizes, from startups to established companies. The firm is noted for its focus on digital media, alternative energy, e-commerce, telecommunications and IT work. The team's clientele is sourced from a multitude of industries that value the firm's reputation as a leader in outsourcing work.
Sources say: "A very solid practice with outstanding practitioners."
KEY INDIVIDUALS Carolyn Craig's practice focuses on IP and technology transactions including licensing and acquisitions. She advises technology companies on how to protect their rights while working with federal, state and local government agencies.
Michael Stern offers expertise in software licensing, hardware and software distribution arrangements, product development, strategic relationships and outsourcing. He represents a range of clients from emerging companies to global powerhouses like eBay.
Diane Savage founded the firm's technology transactions group and remains a strong presence in IT and outsourcing. She is respected by clients and peers alike for her work with emerging growth companies in the software, multimedia, semiconductor and electronics sector.
Gary Moore advises emerging and established companies on complex technology transactions and strategic alliances. He represents software, hardware, internet, telecommunications and digital content industry clients.