Cooley Clients Featured in Daily Journal's "Top Deals of 2014"

Palo Alto – March 25, 2015 – Cooley was recognized in the Daily Journal's special report of the "Top Deals of 2014" for advising on three of the "Ten Largest IPOs" as well as one of the "Ten Largest M&A Transactions" last year.

The Daily Journal report highlights the largest transactions in 2014 involving at least one California-based company.

URS Corp.'s $5.43 billion acquisition by AECOM
The team advising URS included partners Sam Livermore, Howard Morse and Amy Wood, special counsel Cydney Posner and associates Siana Lowrey and Soo Kim.

TriNet Group, Inc's $276 million IPO
The team advising TriNet included partners Jodie Bourdet, Craig Jacoby, Drew Williamson and Susan Cooper Philpot, senior counsel Bill Morrow, special counsel Laura McDaniels and associates Siana Lowrey, Amanda Busch, Jennifer Baer Tuohy and Eric Cheng.

Castlight Health, Inc.'s $204 million IPO
The team advising the underwriters, Goldman, Sachs & Co., Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Allen & Company LLC, Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated, Canaccord Genuity Inc. and Raymond James & Associates, Inc., included partners Eric Jensen, Drew Williamson, Charlie Kim, Renee Deming, Drew Gantt and Susan Cooper Philpot, special counsel Chuck Schwab and associates Jonie Kondracki, Robert E. Jones, Alexis Weiss and Bryan Berman.'s $168 million IPO
The team advising the underwriters, Goldman, Sachs & Co, Allen & Company LLC, BofA Merrill Lynch and RBC Capital Markets, included partners Eric Jensen, John McKenna, Robin Lee, William Galliani, special counsel Jeannie Leahy and associates David Ambler and Pia Kaur.

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Related Contacts
Susan Cooper Philpot Retired Partner San Francisco
Bill Morrow Retired Partner San Diego
Cydney Posner Special Counsel San Francisco
Eric Jensen Partner Palo Alto, San Francisco
Sam Livermore Senior Counsel San Francisco
Jodie Bourdet Partner San Francisco
John McKenna Partner Palo Alto
Craig Jacoby Partner San Francisco
Bill Galliani Senior Counsel Palo Alto, Los Angeles
Soo Kim Special Counsel New York
Charlie Kim Partner San Diego, Los Angeles
Amy M. Wood Partner San Diego
Renee Deming Retired Partner Palo Alto
Howard Morse Partner Washington, DC
Amanda Busch Associate San Francisco
Siana Lowrey Partner San Francisco
Drew Williamson Partner San Francisco
Bryan Berman Associate Colorado
Jonie Kondracki Partner San Francisco
David Ambler Associate Palo Alto
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