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Law360 Names Cooley Practice Group of the Year for Capital Markets

January 18, 2019

Palo Alto – January 18, 2019 – Law360 has again recognized Cooley’s capital markets practice as one of its Practice Groups of the Year. 

Law360’s Practice Group of the Year awards honor the law firms behind the major deals that resonated throughout the legal industry in the past year. This year’s winning practice groups rose to the top of 759 submissions. 

“We’re incredibly proud of our entire team and grateful for our world-class company and investment bank clients,” said partner Charlie Kim, co-chair of Cooley’s global capital markets practice alongside partner David Peinsipp. “It’s a privilege partnering with them on capital markets transactions to help drive innovation that impacts lives across the globe.” 

“2018 was an extraordinary year in which we completed more than 175 public equity and debt offerings,” added Peinsipp. “We are delighted and honored to be recognized for the breadth of our efforts across industries, geographies and transaction types.” 

Cooley’s capital markets practice has consistently earned elite rankings and acclaim. Cooley has been the #1 law firm for VC-backed IPOs across all industries for the last decade and the #1 law firm advising on technology and life sciences IPOs since 2013, according to IPO Vital Signs and PitchBook data. Moreover, Cooley is one of the top firms working on global capital markets transactions for non-US issuers. In June 2018, the Transatlantic Legal Awards named Cooley its Capital Markets Team of the Year

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