Shearman & Sterling’s Technology Group provides comprehensive and deep experience across a wide range of key technology sectors. Due to our extensive industry knowledge, we deliver superior results to our technology clients.
We have substantial industry knowledge that helps our clients protect particular competitive advantages and assets. Our clients include some of the world’s largest technology and software companies, promising venture-backed and privately held companies, as well as investment banks and private equity funds that focus on technology. We work with our clients as a strategic advisor to guide them through all phases of growth including capital raising, complex cross-border acquisitions and dispositions, joint ventures and other collaborations.
We also provide strategic counseling on intellectual property rights including trademark, copyright and patent, as well as antitrust and antitrust litigation including cartels, counseling & compliance, IP/antitrust interface, market investigations, merger control, state aid & privatizations, and unilateral conduct. In addition, our Intellectual Property & Technology Litigation practice offers a full range of legal services relating to the enforcement and commercial exploitation of intellectual property and technology assets, working in conjunction with our highly regarded litigation and global arbitration groups.