Invitae Completes $117 Million Initial Public Offering

San Francisco – February 25, 2015 – Cooley advised the underwriters on Invitae Corporation's $116.8 million initial public offering. Invitae's mission is to bring comprehensive genetic information into mainstream medical practice to improve the quality of healthcare for billions of people. The company now trades on The New York Stock Exchange under the symbol "NVTA."

J.P. Morgan Securities LLC acted as the sole book-running manager for the offering. Cowen and Company, LLC and Leerink Partners LLC acted as co-managers.

The Cooley corporate securities team representing the underwriters included partners Charlie Kim, Dave Peinsipp and Drew Williamson and associates Kristin VanderPas, Eric Cheng, Dani Nazemian and Susan Walker.

Critical support for the offering was provided by partners Natasha Leskovsek and Wendy Goldstein, special counsel Phil Mitchell and associate Jennifer Shanley (health care and life sciences regulatory); partner Bill Christiansen (intellectual property); partner Susan Cooper Philpot (tax); and special counsel Laura McDaniels (compensation and benefits).

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Related Contacts
Susan Cooper Philpot  Retired Partner San Francisco
David Peinsipp  Partner San Francisco, Palo Alto
Charlie Kim  Partner San Diego, Los Angeles – Santa Monica
Natasha Leskovsek  Of Counsel Washington, DC
Bill Christiansen  Partner Seattle
Kristin VanderPas  Partner San Francisco
Drew Williamson  Partner San Francisco
Phil Mitchell  Partner New York
Dani Nazemian  Associate San Diego