Dot Hill Sells to Seagate for $694 Million

San Diego – August 31, 2015 – Cooley advised Dot Hill Systems Corp., a maker of software and hardware storage systems, on its approximately $694 million sale to data-storage company Seagate Technology PLC. The deal, which is intended to help enhance Seagate's cloud offerings, is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2015.

Dot Hill has been a Cooley client since its formation in 1996. In that time, the firm has been the company's primary outside counsel.

The Cooley corporate team advising Dot Hill was led by partners Rama Padmanabhan and Tom Coll and included associates Nicole Van de Leuv, Matthew Robbins, Matthew Silverman and Sunny Chang.

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Tom Coll  Partner San Diego
Rama Padmanabhan  Partner San Diego
Kevin King  Partner Washington, DC
Rebecca Ross  Special Counsel Washington, DC
Jacqueline Grise  Partner Washington, DC
Charles Haley  Partner Palo Alto
Dani Nazemian  Associate San Diego
Todd Gluth  Partner San Diego
Matthew D. Silverman  Special Counsel San Diego
Barbara Mirza  Partner Los Angeles – Santa Monica, Los Angeles – Downtown