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Ropes & Gray Advises TPG in Acquisition of Majority Stake in McAfee

Practices: Private Equity, Intellectual Property Transactions, Securities & Public Companies

Ropes & Gray represented TPG in its definitive agreement with Intel Corporation to establish McAfee, a newly formed, jointly owned independent cybersecurity company. The transaction, which was announced Sept. 7, 2016 and was completed on April 4, 2017, creates one of the world’s largest pure-play cybersecurity firms.

The Ropes & Gray team was led by private equity partner Michael Roh (Boston) and included intellectual property transactions partners Edward Black (Boston) and Megan Baca (Silicon Valley), securities & public companies counsel Jesse Cuevas (San Francisco), and private equity associate Anthony Bernard (Boston).

Read the press release announcing the completion of the transaction (April 4, 2017)

Read the press release from the original announcement of the transaction (Sept. 7, 2016)