MENLO PARK (September 7, 2010) — McDermott Will & Emery LLP is pleased to announce that Lior O. Nuchi has joined the Firm as a partner in its Corporate Practice Group, based in its Silicon Valley office.
Mr. Nuchi has practiced corporate law in Silicon Valley for 20 years; he focuses his practice on complex transactions involving a wide range of operating companies—from early stage through large public and private companies, private equity funds, venture funds, investment, banks, universities and individuals. He regularly represents clients in public and private acquisitions, strategic alliances and financings. He has also counseled CEOs, boards of directors and special committees on corporate governance and securities law matters.
“The addition of Lior Nuchi represents another important step in our Firm’s ongoing effort to expand both our corporate and cross-practice capabilities in Silicon Valley, thereby continuing to meet the varying needs of our broad base of clients,” said David Goldman, head of McDermott’s Corporate Practice Group based in the Firm’s New York office. “His outstanding reputation and depth of knowledge and experience will be a major asset to McDermott and our clients. Lior’s addition complements our nationally known IP, Tax, Licensing and Life Sciences practices in Silicon Valley. We’re thrilled to welcome him aboard.”
Mr. Nuchi has deep experience in a wide range of technology-related industries such as Internet, web 2.0, media and entertainment, renewable energy, semiconductors, enterprise software, medical devices, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology.
“I am delighted to be joining McDermott, especially for its international platform that has the talent and resources to serve clients across a wide variety of sectors,” commented Mr. Nuchi. “I look forward to working with the Firm’s corporate team to provide strategic counsel to our clients on all types of transactions. Few other firms in Silicon Valley offer such a broad range of well-known expertise across the practices that are so important in Silicon Valley.”
McDermott’s Corporate Practice Group represents a wide spectrum of business interests around the world, from Global 50 companies to venture backed start-ups as well as the financial institutions that support them. It is composed of highly skilled business lawyers focused on solving complex business problems. The Firm’s attorneys act as strategic partners in the execution of its clients' capital raising and corporate development plans.
McDermott Will & Emery is a premier international law firm with a diversified business practice. Numbering more than 1,000 lawyers, the Firm has offices in Boston, Brussels, Chicago, Düsseldorf, Houston, London, Los Angeles, Miami, Milan, Munich, New York, Orange County, Rome, San Diego, Silicon Valley and Washington, D.C. and a close strategic alliance with MWE China Law Offices in Shanghai.