We have an exceptional group of corporate sponsors who not only believe in our mission but also provide advice, support and often space. Each month we will highlight different Platinum and Gold sponsors.
Cooley is one of the preeminent law firms in the world with 850 lawyers across 12 offices in the United States, China and Europe. Their expertise spans every sector of the economy, but with a 35-year history in the life sciences industry, the firm has health care and life sciences in its DNA. They represent more than 1200 life sciences clients worldwide. Cooley is the #1 law firm in life sciences and technology IPOs in 2013 and 2014, ranks #1 in life sciences venture financings per VentureSource in 2014 and consistently tops the BioPharm Insight Licensing League tables.
Cooley recently announced two billion dollar M&A transactions on the same day: Horizon Pharma on its acquisition of Hyperion Therapeutics for $1.1 billion and Auspex Pharma on its acquisition by Teva for $3.5 billion.
Cooley partner Wendy Goldstein is a member of our Advisory Board and has been an incredible advocate for NYCHBL.