At one level, advising on a transaction in the technology sector is no different from acting on a transaction in any other sector. In almost every case, the transaction documents list will look the same. However, technology companies are different and advising on transactions in the technology sector requires a level of understanding of the technology itself, whether it's a software or mobile applications business, a VoIP platform, a hardware business or a business that provides professional or other services to the technology industry.
Within our Corporate Law team (11 Partners and 21 other corporate lawyers and professionals), we have experienced corporate lawyers who understand technology and we only use those lawyers to act on our technology mergers and acquisitions deals.
The advice, the manner in which the advice was given, and the understanding and expertise shown by our team was high quality. I should also remark upon the responsiveness, which was always as we required.
Our technology sector mergers and acquisitions and management buy out experience includes: