Orrick Technology IPO Insights Newsletter Q3 2015
PartnerSilicon Valley, Portland
Peter Lamb, a partner in our Silicon Valley office, is a member of the Corporate and Capital Markets Groups. Pete advises both emerging and well-established private and public technology and life sciences companies, as well as private equity sponsors.
He has advised on the
IPOs of companies such as Elevate Financial, AVG Technologies, Pandora Media,
Chegg, Portola Pharmaceuticals, Versartis and ZS Pharma. He also recently
advised IronPlanet on its dual track IPO/M&A process that resulted in its
sale to Ritchie Brothers. His experience includes a wide range of public
and private company M&A, growth equity and public market financings for
tech, life sciences and private equity clients, including numerous cross-border
buy- and sell-side M&A presentations, including the recent US$1.4 billion
sale of AVG Technologies to Avast Software.
Peter also advises private equity funds like Warburg Pincus, Vista Equity Partners and their portfolio companies on M&A and minority and majority investments, particularly in enterprise software companies, as well as a range of late-stage private technology companies, including Pinterest, Planet Labs, Stripe and Twist Bioscience and Zimperium on general corporate, M&A and financing matters. Prior to joining Orrick, Pete was with Davis Polk & Wardwell.
Selected General Corporate Advisory
Selected Mergers & Acquisitions
Selected Pro Bono