Cooley Simultaneously Handles Billion Dollar Deals

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Cooley's M&A team, led by San Diego-based partners Barbara Borden and Rama Padmanabhan, represented companies in two separate pharma deals that signed on March 30.

"Cooley Advises on Twin Pharma Deals Worth $4.6 Billion ," The Recorder

"Cooley Advises on Pair of Pharma Deals Worth $4.6B," Daily Journal

In the first deal, Cooley advised La Jolla, California-based Auspex in its $3.5 billion sale to Jerusalem-based Teva Pharmaceuticals Industries Ltd.

"Teva to Buy Auspex for $3.5 Billion to Boost Neurology Arm ," Bloomberg

"Auspex Pharmaceuticals Acquired By Teva For $3.2 Billion ," SoCal Tech

In the second deal, Cooley represented Horizon Pharma PLC, based in Ireland, in its purchase of Hyperion Therapeutics Inc. for $1.1 billion.

"Horizon to Buy Hyperion for $1.1 Billion, Gain Orphan Drugs ," Bloomberg

"Horizon Pharma To Buy Hyperion Therapeutics For $1.1B ," Law360

"Ireland's Horizon to Buy U.S. Drugmaker Hyperion for $1.1 Billion ," Reuters

"Dublin-Based Horizon Pharma Set to Buy Hyperion for $1.1BN ," RTE News

"Horizon Pharma (HZNP) to Acquire Hyperion Therapeutics (HPTX) in $1.1B Deal," Street Insider

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Barbara Borden Partner, San Diego
Rama Padmanabhan Partner, San Diego
Kay Chandler Partner, San Diego
Mischi a Marca Partner, San Francisco
Ken Rollins Partner, San Diego
Michelle Lara Special Counsel, San Diego
Sean Clayton Partner, San Diego
Michael Tollini Partner, Washington, DC
Natasha Leskovsek Of Counsel, Washington, DC
Mark Windfeld-Hansen Partner, Palo Alto
Wade Andrews Associate, San Diego
Howard Morse Partner, Washington, DC
Jacqueline Grise Partner, Washington, DC
Tanisha A. James Partner, New York
Amanda Fant Associate, San Francisco
Matt Robbins Associate, San Diego
Ben Beerle Partner, San Francisco
Dani Nazemian Associate, San Diego
Todd Gluth Partner, San Diego
Matthew D. Silverman Associate, San Diego