Women-Led Startup Chief Raises $100 Million Series B, Becomes Unicorn
April 5, 2022
Cooley advised Chief, the private network built to drive more women into positions of power and keep them there, on its $100 million Series B funding round. Reaching a valuation of $1.1 billion, Chief joins the ranks of women-led unicorn startups. Lawyers Giselle Rivers, Sarah O’Gorman, Melanie Spector and McKenzi Baker led the Cooley team advising Chief.
Cooley advised Concurrent Real-Time on its sale to Spectris from Battery Ventures for a purchase price of $166.7 million in cash. Partners Al Browne and Chris Kimball led the Cooley team advising Concurrent Real-Time, a global provider of high-performance, real-time computational hardware and software.
Jive Communications Sells to LogMeIn for $342 Million
February 8, 2018
Cooley advised Jive Communications, a leading provider of cloud-based phone systems and unified communications services, on its agreement to sell to LogMeIn. Partners Miguel Vega and Joshua Rottner led the team advising Jive on the transaction.