Paul Hastings Adds Leading Technology and Commercial Transactions Partner in San Diego
San Diego, CA- Paul Hastings LLP, a leading global law firm, announced today that
“Beni’s extensive domestic and cross-border technology and commercial transaction experience will be an asset to us as we continue to build our global technology-focused commercial transactional practice,” said
“The combination of Beni’s breadth of experience across different areas, combined with his international background, are a great complement to our existing practices and national and global capabilities, and will further advance our strategy of assisting our clients with a range of legal and business challenges based on sector-specific expertise,” said
“I have been impressed for some time with Paul Hastings’ growing track record of working with clients on innovative deals and was drawn to the exciting opportunity of helping lead the group to the next level,” said Beni Surpin. “It’s a propitious time for my area of practice, and combined with Paul Hastings’ global network and range of practice expertise, it opens up a lot of great possibilities,” he added. Mr. Surpin focuses his practice on counseling international and domestic companies on legal and business issues relating to technology and commercial transactions, covering a broad spectrum of deals and structures from licenses, manufacturing, supply, distribution, services, clinical, collaboration, and research and development, to technology acquisitions, formation of joint ventures, and creation of strategic partnerships and alliances. He works closely with his clients in creating and setting strategic direction and then structuring and negotiating arrangements to implement these goals.
Some of Mr. Surpin's representative clients have included Amgen, Aviation Corporation of China (AVIC), Beckman Coulter, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Broadcom, Clean Energy Fuels, Genomics Institute of the Novartis Research Foundation, Huawei, International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC), Jenny Craig, Life Technologies, Lufthansa, Northrop Grumman Corporation, O.N.E. Natural Experience, Organovo, Real Asset Energy Fund (RAEF), Reef, SAIC, SecurityPoint Media, Sorteo Games, Springs Global, and Taylor Made Golf.
Most recently, Paul Hastings’ Technology and Commercial Transactions group has helped clients such as Samsung and Facebook stay at the forefront of the technology industry, advising
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