Patrick Van Eecke

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I guide the leading companies of today and tomorrow, through complex global regulatory landscapes, ensuring their businesses are as successful as possible.

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Travere Sells Bile Acid Product Portfolio to Mirum

July 18, 2023

Cooley advised Travere Therapeutics, a biopharmaceutical company, on its definitive agreement to sell its bile acid product portfolio to Mirum Pharmaceuticals.

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David Burns
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Cara Buchicchio
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Tony P. Guan
Associate, Los Angeles Santa Monica
Lei Shen
Partner, Chicago
Allison Kutner
Associate, New York
Loriane Sangaré-Vayssac
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Patrick Van Eecke
Partner, Brussels
Wyatt Kernell
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Veritone Acquires Broadbean

June 5, 2023

Cooley is advising Veritone, an artificial intelligence company, on its acquisition of Broadbean for $52 million.

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Christopher Kimball
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Partner, London
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Partner, Brussels
Christine Graham
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Amy Collins
Special Counsel, London
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David Hopkins
Special Counsel, Colorado
Karen Tsai
Special Counsel, Washington, DC
Susan Piascik Christoff
Special Counsel, Washington, DC
Dillon Martinson
Special Counsel, Washington, DC
Reid Hooper
Special Counsel, Washington, DC
Julie Wicklund
Special Counsel, Palo Alto
Kristopher Kleiner
Special Counsel, Colorado
Spencer Post
Associate, Los Angeles Downtown
Eerik Kukebal
Associate, London
Liza Hadley
Associate, Boston
Patrick Sharma
Associate, Los Angeles Santa Monica
Christian Lee
Associate, San Francisco
Austin Holt
Partner, Los Angeles Santa Monica
Moussa O. Ismail
Associate, Reston
Corina Demeter
Associate, London
Chris Lynn
Associate, London
Sara Kim
Associate, Los Angeles Downtown
Rachel F. Katz
Associate, New York
Megan Drill
Associate, San Diego
Neelam Atwal
Associate, London
Julia Gage
Associate, San Francisco
James H. Reizman
Associate, Los Angeles Santa Monica
Allison Kutner
Associate, New York
Leo Spicer-Phelps
Associate, London
Dov Fiskus
Associate, New York
Nick Hall
Associate, Washington, DC
Bethan Chalmers
Associate, London
Dominic Taylor
Associate, London
Cara Buchicchio
Associate, New York
Eileen Leman
Associate, Los Angeles Downtown
Patricia Myers
Paralegal Specialist, Colorado
Leanne Andrepont
Senior Trademark Paralegal
Susan Mobley
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Melissa Eskola
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ACELYRIN Announces Pricing of Upsized Initial Public Offering

May 15, 2023

Cooley advised Acelyrin, INC., a late-stage biopharmaceutical company, in its $621 million initial public offering, the second-largest biotechnology IPO and largest clinical-stage biotechnology IPO ever.

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Senior Counsel, San Diego
Natasha Leskovsek
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Brett White
Of Counsel, Palo Alto
Dani Nazemian
Special Counsel, San Diego
Jennifer Shanley
Special Counsel, New York
Jacquelyn Burke
Special Counsel, Boston
Karen Tsai
Special Counsel, Washington, DC
Miriam Petrillo
Partner, Chicago
Andrew Nelms
Associate, San Francisco
David D. Kim
Associate, San Francisco
Lawrence Traylor
Associate, Los Angeles Santa Monica
Dionne A. Thomas
Associate, San Diego
Nathaniel Hearn Jr.
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Valerie Sapozhnikova
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Associate, San Francisco
Mor Agam
Associate, New York
Allison Kutner
Associate, New York
Madison (JJ) Meng
Associate, San Francisco
Rebecca Siegel
Associate, San Francisco
Rachel F. Katz
Associate, New York
Mari Dugas
Associate, Washington, DC
Loriane Sangaré-Vayssac
Associate, Brussels
Megan Drill
Associate, San Diego
Amanda Pacheco
Associate, Palo Alto
Kristin R. Marshall
Associate, Washington, DC
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Horizon Therapeutics to Be Acquired by Amgen for Approximately $28 Billion

December 20, 2022

A Cooley team advised Horizon Therapeutics, a specialty biopharmaceutical company, on its agreement to be acquired by Amgen. The approximately $28 billion merger would represent the third-largest all-cash transaction in the pharmaceutical sector in history and the biggest healthcare deal of 2022.

 

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David Fletcher
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Elizabeth Anne Wright
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Associate, London
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Associate, Washington, DC
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Michael Fernando
Associate, London
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Associate, Shanghai
Ellie Guadiana
Partner, Los Angeles Santa Monica
Justin Kisner
Special Counsel, Palo Alto
Jessica Koffel
Associate, Brussels
Allison Kutner
Associate, New York
Daniel Lac
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Jan Lang
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Linh Nguyen
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Poseida Therapeutics Enters Strategic Collaboration and License Agreement With Roche

August 6, 2022

Cooley advised Poseida Therapeutics, a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company, on its strategic collaboration and license agreement with Roche. Lawyers Ken Krisko, Marya Postner, Bin Wang, Hajra Nashin and Brendan Haberle led the Cooley team advising Poseida. 

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Rankings & accolades

Best Lawyers Belgium: Lawyer of the Year – Information Technology Law

Chambers Europe: TMT: Data protection – Band 1

Legal 500 Belgium: EU Regulatory: Privacy and data protection – Tier 1 & Leading Individual

Chambers Belgium: Fintech – Legal – Band 2

Legal 500 Belgium: EU Regulatory: Information Technology – Tier 1

Legal 500 Belgium: Fintech – Tier 1

Listed as Acritas Star™ Lawyer since 2017

Memberships & affiliations

Brussels Bar

International Bar Association

Editorial Committee: Computerrecht, Kluwer, Netherlands

Editorial or Professional Board of Computer Law & Security Review (CLSR), Elsevier, United Kingdom

Editorial Committee: Revue du Droit Commercial (RDC), Larcier, Belgium

Editorial Committee: Journal of Internet Law, Aspen/Wolters Kluwer, United States

A real expert on data protection…he breaks down difficult topics, takes them apart and explains them.

– Chambers Europe

The team is led by the 'exceptional' Patrick Van Eecke. His analytical yet very pragmatic style is unique. He takes the time to listen to client's needs and he has the ability to understand the business needs and to translate them into readily usable advice and guidelines.

– Legal 500