Press Release

Eiger – $20 Million Shelf-Takedown

September 1, 2016

Palo Alto – September 1, 2016 – Cooley advised Eiger Biopharmaceuticals on its $20 million shelf-takedown of 1,250,000 shares of common stock.

Eiger, which trades on The NASDAQ Global Market as "EIGR," is a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on bringing to market novel product candidates for the treatment of orphan diseases.

Jefferies acted as sole book-running manager for the offering. Oppenheimer & Co. and Wedbush PacGrow acted as co-managers. 

Earlier this year, Cooley also advised Eiger on its agreement to merge with Celladon.

The Cooley corporate securities team advising Eiger included Glen Sato, Mike Tenta, Peter Mandel, Lara Mouritsen and Allison Peth.

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