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Daily Journal, The Deal: O’Melveny Reps Leapforce in Sale to AppenNovember 29, 2017
The Daily Journal and The Deal reported that O’Melveny represented Leapforce Inc., a provider of search relevance services, in its sale to Appen Ltd. The transaction, which was announced Nov. 29, 2017, is valued at approximately US$80 million.
As the Daily Journal reported, partner Warren Lazarow led the O’Melveny team, along with counsel Noah Kornblith and associates Amanda Bradley and John Chong. Partner Robert Fisher and counsel Billy Abbott advised on tax matters, associate Tom Oslovar advised on intellectual property matters, partner Eric Amdursky advised on employment matters, and senior counsel Warren Fox advised on executive compensation and benefits matters.
Based in Silicon Valley, Lazarow is the firmwide co-chair of O’Melveny’s Transactions Department. He is nationally and internationally recognized as one of the market’s leading advisors to technology-focused companies and investors.