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Cooley Ranked Market Leader for Artificial Intelligence Transactions

Firm ranks #1 for M&A deals by deal volume
February 23, 2024

New York – February 23, 2024 – According to PitchBook’s deal database, in 2023 Cooley worked on the most M&A transactions involving artificial intelligence (AI) companies.* PitchBook data shows that in 2023, Cooley handled 21 M&A AI deals. This total deal volume reflected an aggregate value of nearly $1.1 billion.

In addition, Cooley ranked second for venture capital transactions, representing AI companies and their investors on 244 reported venture capital transactions totaling approximately $16.6 billion in deal value.

Cooley represents top high-growth companies across the entire AI ecosystem in corporate transactions, ranging from financings and M&A to private equity and capital markets transactions. The firm also represents companies and funds on investments in – and acquisitions of – AI companies and technologies.

* Platform data has not been reviewed by PitchBook analysts.

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