O’Melveny Client BGI-Shenzhen’s Acquisition of Complete Genomics Cited Among Noteworthy Deals of 2013 in Daily Journal

December 31, 2013 O’Melveny & Myers’ representation of BGI-Shenzhen in its acquisition of Complete Genomics Inc. was noted in a Daily Journal article, titled “California M&A Lawyers Optimistic About Deal Flow to Come.” The December 31, 2013, piece focuses on the rise of global M&A within the last three years, with 2013 continuing the upward deal flow trend. 2013 also marked several cross-border transactions for California M&A attorneys, according to the publication. O’Melveny’s work with Chinese company BGI-Shenzhen in the Complete Genomics deal was highlighted as “a noteworthy U.S.-Chinese, cross-border deal making milestone in 2013.” According to the article, with the increase in high-value transactions in 2013 and recent years, California dealmakers are looking forward to a busy 2014.