Publications & News


March 16, 2018

WilmerHale Counsels Casella Waste Systems in Industrial Revenue Bond Transactions

Casella Waste Systems, a regional solid waste, recycling and resource management services company, announced two transactions relating to its industrial revenue bonds.  Read More

March 16, 2018

WilmerHale Recognized for Outstanding International Lawyers and Practices in Chambers Global 2018

In the 2018 edition of Chambers Global, 33 WilmerHale lawyers were named among “The World's Leading Lawyers for Business."  Read More

March 15, 2018

WilmerHale Partner Andre Owens Joins LUNGevity Foundation's Board of Directors

LUNGevity Foundation, the nation's leading lung cancer-focused nonprofit organization, today announced that Andre Owens, partner in the Washington, D.C., law office of... Read More

March 15, 2018

WilmerHale Represents Behavioral Biometrics Leader BioCatch in Closing $30M New Investment

BioCatch, a global leader in behavioral biometrics, announced that it has closed a $30 million financing round, cementing its growth plan and vision to redefine digital... Read More

March 14, 2018

WilmerHale Counsels Commonwealth Fusion Systems in Collaboration with MIT

Commonwealth Fusion Systems, a private company dedicated to commercializing fusion energy, will join the MIT Energy Initiative as part of a new university-industry... Read More

March 14, 2018

WilmerHale Counsels Voyager Therapeutics in Global Strategic Collaboration with AbbVie

Voyager Therapeutics, Inc., a clinical-stage gene therapy company, and AbbVie, a global biopharmaceutical company, announced that they have entered into an exclusive... Read More

March 9, 2018

WilmerHale Counsels Stash in $37.5M Series D Funding

Stash, the financial platform revolutionizing how millions of Americans invest and save, announced it has raised $37.5 million in Series D funding.  Read More

March 8, 2018

Denver Business Journal Recognizes Kayla Byers as One of Colorado's Top Women in Energy

The Denver Business Journal has named Denver attorney Kayla Byers as one of Colorado's most important and influential female leaders in the state's energy industry.  Read More

March 8, 2018

Law Week Colorado Names Partner Mindy Sooter One of the State's Top Litigators

Law Week Colorado has named Denver Partner Mindy Sooter one of Colorado's most talented and accomplished litigation attorneys.  Read More

March 6, 2018

Minority Corporate Counsel Association Recognizes Partner Ken Salazar

The Minority Corporate Counsel Association (MCCA) has named Denver Partner Ken Salazar one if its 2018 Rainmakers, a designation that recognizes Salazar's expertise at... Read More

March 5, 2018

Adam Freiman, Tech and Emerging Company Partner, Joins WilmerHale in New York

Leading technology and emerging company lawyer Adam M. Freiman has joined WilmerHale as a partner in New York. Read More

March 1, 2018

WilmerHale Reps Eko Devices in $5M Series A Round Led by ARTIS Ventures

On February 28, 2018, Eko Devices, a leader in acoustic cardiac monitoring, announced that it closed $5 million in Series A funding to grow its commercial team and to... Read More

February 28, 2018

Mass Mentoring Partnership Honors WilmerHale with Excellence in Empowering Youth-Adult Relationships Award

Mass Mentoring Partnership (MMP), an organization dedicated to empowering youth-adult relationships across Massachusetts, honored WilmerHale with their annual Excellence... Read More

February 28, 2018

WilmerHale Represents Generation Bio in $100M Series B Financing

Generation Bio, a company developing the first genetic medicines that can be titrated to effect and re-dosed for a lifetime of benefit, recently announced the closing of... Read More

February 27, 2018

Three WilmerHale Attorneys Win Burton Award for Legal Writing

Partner David Cavanaugh, Counsel Joshua Stern and Senior Associate Kevin Yurkerwich have been honored with the Burton Foundation's 2018 Law360 Distinguished Legal... Read More

February 22, 2018

Sixth Edition of Gary Born's International Civil Litigation in the United States Courts Published

International Civil Litigation in United States Courts is the leading commentary in the field and is an essential resource for all practitioners and students of... Read More

February 21, 2018

On Diversity Panel, Petal Walker Emphasizes Importance of Inclusive Company Culture

At the recent European Financial Forum in Dublin, Ireland, Special Counsel Petal Walker spoke on a panel about diversity in the financial services industry. Walker, the... Read More

February 15, 2018

WilmerHale Assists South Pacific International Arbitration Conference Organized by the ADB, UNCITRAL and the Fiji Government

Gary Born, Chair of the International Arbitration practice group at Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP, Senior Associate Jonathan Lim and Visiting Foreign Lawyer... Read More

February 13, 2018

WilmerHale Victorious on Behalf of Unified Patents Against Sportbrain at Patent Trial and Appeal Board

WilmerHale achieved a significant victory on behalf of Unified Patents, Inc., when the Patent Trial and Appeal Board issued its final written decision in Unified Patents... Read More

February 9, 2018

TIAA Recognizes WilmerHale With its 2017 Diversity & Inclusion Award

The company thanked WilmerHale, and four other law firms, for its efforts to recruit, develop and promote diverse lawyers. Read More

February 8, 2018

Law360 Names WilmerHale a Native American Practice Group of the Year

The firm has been recognized by Law360 as a Native American Practice Group of the Year, highlighting some of the firm's most favorable settlements in water, land and... Read More

February 8, 2018

WilmerHale Advises on the Formation of Valence Media, a New Diversified Media Company

WilmerHale served as legal counsel in connection with the creation of Valence Media, a new diversified media company formed through the combination of three successful... Read More

February 8, 2018

WilmerHale Represents Westmount Asset Management on Sale of Rosemont Stake to Temperance Partners

Westmount Asset Management, one of the oldest and largest independent investment firms in Los Angeles, has closed on the sale of Rosemont Investment Partners' stake in... Read More

February 8, 2018

WilmerHale Reps Startup Yoshi in $13.7M Series A Round Led by General Motors Ventures and ExxonMobil

Yoshi, Inc., which provides subscription service for on-site car maintenance and gas delivery, announced that it closed $13.7 million in Series A funding to further... Read More

February 7, 2018

Law360 Names WilmerHale a Technology Group of the Year for Second Consecutive Year

The firm has been recognized for the second consecutive year by Law360 as a Technology Practice Group of the Year for its knowledge and ability to serve the vast needs... Read More

January 30, 2018

WilmerHale Represents Ocular Therapeutix™ in Public Offering of Common Stock

Ocular Therapeutix™, Inc. announced the closing of its underwritten public offering of 7,475,000 shares of its common stock at a public offering price of $5.00 per... Read More

January 26, 2018

WilmerHale Represents Karyopharm in Agreement with Biogen to Acquire KPT-350

Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc. announced its entry into an agreement for Biogen to acquire Karyopharm's investigational oral SINE compound KPT-350 and other assets for the... Read More

January 26, 2018

WilmerHale Represents Spark Therapeutics in Licensing and Supply Agreement With Novartis

Spark Therapeutics, a fully integrated gene therapy company dedicated to challenging the inevitability of genetic disease, announced it has entered into a licensing... Read More

January 25, 2018

WilmerHale Reps WorkMarket in Acquisition by ADP

On January 22, 2018, ADP® announced the acquisition of WorkMarket, a leading cloud-based workforce management solution provider that allows companies to build and manage... Read More

January 23, 2018

Flywire Expands Global Payments Platform with the Addition of OnPlanU and OnPlan Health

On January 18, 2018, WilmerHale client Flywire, a provider of global payment and receivables solutions for education, healthcare and business, announced the acquisition... Read More

January 23, 2018

WilmerHale Represents HS2 Solutions in Acquiring LunaMetrics

Digital transformation agency HS2 Solutions announced that it has completed the acquisition of LunaMetrics, an award-winning analytics consultancy that specializes in... Read More

January 23, 2018

WilmerHale Represents Skyword in Raising $25M to Fuel Growth and Market Expansion

Skyword, the leading content marketing software and services company, announced that it has raised $25 million in growth equity from Rho Acceleration, a division of Rho... Read More

January 19, 2018

WilmerHale Represents Pandion Therapeutics in $58M Series A Financing

On January 18, 2018, Pandion Therapeutics, Inc., a biotechnology company developing bispecific antibody therapeutics to achieve localized immunomodulation, announced its... Read More

January 18, 2018

WilmerHale Represents WEX Inc. in Term Loan Repricing

On January 17, 2018, WEX Inc. (NYSE:WEX), a leading provider of corporate payment solutions, announced a successful repricing of its secured term loans under its... Read More

January 16, 2018

Andrew E. Shipley, a Top Government Contracts Practitioner, Joins WilmerHale

WilmerHale is very pleased to announce that Andrew E. Shipley, one of the nation's leading government contracts practitioners, has joined the firm. Read More

January 12, 2018

The Washington Post Spotlights 90-Year-Old Veteran and WilmerHale Client's Long Quest for Justice

The Washington Post prominently featured the quest for justice of a WilmerHale client, a 90-year-old who was expelled from the Air Force in the 1950s with an... Read More

January 12, 2018

Three Denver Partners Named Top Lawyers by Influential 5280 Magazine

WilmerHale partners Natalie Hanlon Leh, Andy Spielman and Keith Trammell have again been recognized as three of Denver's Top Lawyers by 5280 Magazine in its annual... Read More

January 11, 2018

WilmerHale Represents US Currency Paper Manufacturer Crane & Co., Inc. in $800 Million Sale

On December 5, 2017, Crane & Co., Inc., the manufacturer of currency paper for the US government since 1802, signed an agreement to be acquired by Crane Co. (NYSE:... Read More

January 8, 2018

Five WilmerHale Clients Among PULSE@MassChallenge 2018 Cohort of Top Digital Health Startups

WilmerHale is proud to have five startup clients named to the list of digital health startups joining the 2018 PULSE@MassChallenge cohort. These clients were selected... Read More

January 8, 2018

WilmerHale Represents Ribbon Communications in Expanding Revolving Credit Facility to $100M

Ribbon Communications Inc., a global leader in secure and intelligent cloud communications, announced that it has entered into a $100 million Senior Secured Credit... Read More

January 3, 2018

WilmerHale Represents Viamet Pharmaceuticals in Acquisition by NovaQuest Capital Management

Viamet Pharmaceuticals (NC), Inc. today announced that it has entered into an agreement with NovaQuest Capital Management, L.L.C. for the acquisition of Viamet... Read More

January 2, 2018

WilmerHale Announces 2018 Partner Elevations

We are pleased to announce the elevation of our new partners. Read More

December 29, 2017

WilmerHale Represents Arsanis in Closing of Initial Public Offering

Arsanis, Inc., a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on applying monoclonal antibody immunotherapies to address serious infectious diseases, announced the... Read More

December 28, 2017

Associate Helps Client in Parole Case Started in Law School

In this article, the Daily Journal features Laura Donaldson for her ongoing work in a pro bono parole case on behalf of client Ellis C. Curtis, who was sentenced to life... Read More

December 28, 2017

Federal Lawsuit on Behalf of Permanent Residents Denied the Opportunity to Become US Citizens Because of Disabilities

On December 7, 2017, Project Citizenship joined a lawsuit filed on behalf of nine US permanent residents from New York, Massachusetts and Alaska who are statutorily... Read More

December 22, 2017

WilmerHale Represents Asimov in $4.7 Million Financing

WilmerHale represented Asimov in its recently announced $4.7 million round of funding. The company provides an industry-grade computer-aided design and genetic... Read More

December 22, 2017

WilmerHale Advises Centurion in Acquisition by Medline

On December 7, 2017, Medline completed its acquisition of Centurion Medical Products, a Michigan-based medical supplies manufacturer. The company will continue to... Read More

December 21, 2017

Law360 Names Matthew Martens a Securities Law MVP

Law360 has recognized Partner Matthew Martens as a leading securities lawyer and honored him as a 2017 MVP. The annual contest recognizes lawyers across various... Read More

December 21, 2017

WilmerHale Represents Casa Systems in Initial Public Offering

On December 19, 2017, Casa Systems, Inc., a provider of software-centric solutions for next-generation distributed and virtualized architectures in cable operator, fixed... Read More

December 21, 2017

WilmerHale Shepherds Model Pact Between Boulder County Ski Resort Client, Environmentalists and Community

Balancing environmental concerns related to wilderness areas with thoughtful ski resort development to serve a wide spectrum of interests and abilities can raise... Read More