Uber to Buy Self-Driving Truck Startup Otto

San Francisco – September 7, 2016 – Cooley is pleased to have partnered with Uber on its acquisition of Otto, a 90-plus person startup whose mission is to rethink transportation, starting with self-driving trucks. Financial terms have not been disclosed.

The Cooley team advising Uber on the acquisition included Jamie Leigh, Ben Beerle, Brittany Jones, Alex Haskell, Charley Haley, Susan Cooper Philpot, Laura McDaniels, Wendy Brenner and Howard Morse. Dave Peinsipp also provided general corporate advice.

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Jamie Leigh  Partner San Francisco
Susan Cooper Philpot  Retired Partner San Francisco
Wendy Brenner  Partner Palo Alto, Los Angeles
Howard Morse  Partner Washington, DC
David Peinsipp  Partner San Francisco, Palo Alto
Charles Haley  Partner Palo Alto
Ben Beerle  Partner San Francisco