Cooley Simultaneously Handles Billion Dollar Deals

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Cooley's M&A team, led by San Diego-based partners Barbara Borden and Rama Padmanabhan, represented companies in two separate pharma deals that signed on March 30.

"Cooley Advises on Twin Pharma Deals Worth $4.6 Billion ," The Recorder

"Cooley Advises on Pair of Pharma Deals Worth $4.6B," Daily Journal

In the first deal, Cooley advised La Jolla, California-based Auspex in its $3.5 billion sale to Jerusalem-based Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd.

"Teva to Buy Auspex for $3.5 Billion to Boost Neurology Arm ," Bloomberg

"Auspex Pharmaceuticals Acquired By Teva For $3.2 Billion ," SoCal Tech

In the second deal, Cooley represented Horizon Pharma PLC, based in Ireland, in its purchase of Hyperion Therapeutics Inc. for $1.1 billion.

"Horizon to Buy Hyperion for $1.1 Billion, Gain Orphan Drugs ," Bloomberg

"Horizon Pharma To Buy Hyperion Therapeutics For $1.1B ," Law360

"Ireland's Horizon to Buy U.S. Drugmaker Hyperion for $1.1 Billion ," Reuters

"Dublin-Based Horizon Pharma Set to Buy Hyperion for $1.1BN ," RTE News

"Horizon Pharma (HZNP) to Acquire Hyperion Therapeutics (HPTX) in $1.1B Deal," Street Insider

Related Contacts
Barbara Borden  Partner San Diego
Rama Padmanabhan  Partner San Diego
Kay Chandler  Partner San Diego
Mischi a Marca  Partner San Francisco
Ken Rollins  Partner San Diego
Michael Tollini  Partner Washington, DC, New York
Natasha Leskovsek  Of Counsel Washington, DC
Mark Windfeld-Hansen  Senior Counsel Palo Alto
Wade Andrews  Associate San Diego
Howard Morse  Partner Washington, DC
Jacqueline Grise  Partner Washington, DC
Tanisha A. James  Partner New York, Washington, DC
Amanda Fant  Associate New York
Ben Beerle  Partner San Francisco
Dani Nazemian  Associate San Diego
Todd Gluth  Partner San Diego
Matthew D. Silverman  Special Counsel San Diego