Overview


Alfred Cheng advises clients on a broad range of technology and intellectual property-related transactions, including cloud computing and software as a service (SaaS) offerings, software licensing and maintenance/support services, IT and business process outsourcing, technology development, and distribution and reseller arrangements. He also advises clients on technology and intellectual property issues relating to the acquisition and divestiture of businesses. Alfred authored the “Privacy & Data Security” chapter of Outsourcing: Laws and Business, a legal treatise published by Law Journal Press.

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Results


Technology and Commercial Transactions

  • Served as primary outside counsel for a Fortune 500 diversified financial services company, representing the company in its technology and commercial transactions
  • Served as primary outside counsel for a Boston-based software company that provides industry leading software to large financial institutions, representing the company in its customer contracts and procurement transactions
  • Previously seconded on a part-time basis to the in-house legal departments of (1) a multinational engineering and construction firm and (2) one of the largest restaurant chains globally, representing both companies in their procurement contracts for information technology services and productss
  • Represented one of the largest freight railroad operators in North America in the procurement of various telecommunications and information technology services and products

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Recognitions


Super Lawyers, Texas Rising Star, 2013 , 2014, 2015, 2018

Community


  • Coram Deo Academy, Board Advisor
  • Vogel Alcove, Flight Young Professionals Group, Founding Board of Directors and VP of Mentorship (2013 – 2015)

Credentials


Education
Southern Methodist University Dedman School of Law, JD, cum laude, 2006
Baylor University, BBA, summa cum laude, 2000

Admissions
Texas

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