Bill Choe

Morrison & Foerster LLP
Bill Choe is a corporate and securities attorney who has deep expertise in domestic and cross-border technology mergers and acquisitions, having led significant buy and sell-side representations of public and private technology companies with deal sizes ranging from a few million dollars to billions of dollars, including recently Dimension Data in its acquisitions of OpSource, Inc. and Xigo, LLC; Mobile Money Ventures, LLC in its acquisition by Intuit, Inc.; Mykonos Software, Inc. in its acquisition by Juniper Networks, Inc.; Link_A_Media Devices Corporation in its $260 million acquisition by SK Hynix, Inc.; Intel Corporation in several recent acquisitions of technology companies; and McAfee, Inc. in a recent acquisition of a technology company.

Additionally, Mr. Choe specializes in advising high-technology companies at early-through-exit stages of their growth cycle, as well as venture capital and private equity funds who focus on investing in such companies. In such role, Mr. Choe advises issuers and investment funds with respect to equity and debt financings, and provides day-to-day counsel to the senior management and boards of directors of issuers concerning fiduciary obligations, corporate governance, options and restricted stock, employment-related matters, intellectual property protection, commercial agreements and disputes, pre-exit strategies and planning, and other business issues. Mr. Choe is recognized as a leading business lawyer in Chambers USA 2009 and 2010 and Legal 500 US 2012. Chambers USA calls him a “talented corporate partner” and notes that “clients admire his strong business knowledge as well as his grasp of the law,” and Legal 500 US credits Mr. Choe with having an “exceptional transactional record.”