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O'Melveny’s Representation of Alta Partners in Investment Covered in Multiple Media OutletsDecember 05, 2012
O’Melveny & Myers LLP’s representation of Alta Partners as the lead investor in a US$21 million financing in Zafgen Inc., a biopharmaceutical company, was noted in the Daily Journal, IPFrontline, and Pharmalive.com. Proceeds from the financing will be used to develop an obesity-fighting drug, according to the reporters. O’Melveny’s Silicon Valley-based team was led by partner Sam Zucker and counsel Jeff Cislini.