Press Release

Aclaris Therapeutics – IPO

October 20, 2015

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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