Aclaris Therapeutics – IPO

Reston – October 20, 2015 – Cooley advised Aclaris Therapeutics on its $63.3 million initial public offering. Aclaris is a clinical-stage specialty pharmaceutical company focused on identifying, developing, and commercializing novel drugs to address unmet needs in dermatology. The company now trades on The NASDAQ Global Select Market under the symbol "ACRS."

The Cooley corporate and securities team advising Aclaris included partners Brent Siler and Divakar Gupta, special counsel Brian Leaf and associates Mark Ballantyne, Katie Kazem and Katelyn Kimber.

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Related Contacts
Brian Leaf  Partner Reston
Francis Wheeler  Partner Colorado
MaryBeth Shreiner  Associate Reston
Brent Siler  Senior Counsel Washington, DC, Reston
Natasha Leskovsek  Of Counsel Washington, DC
Mark Windfeld-Hansen  Senior Counsel Palo Alto
Kevin King  Partner Washington, DC
Karen Tsai  Special Counsel Washington, DC
Mark Ballantyne  Partner Reston
Phil Mitchell  Partner New York
Div Gupta  Partner New York
Katelyn Kimber  Associate Washington, DC