Press Release February 14, 2024

Alston & Bird Represents Veritas in the Sale of its Data Protection Business to Cohesity

Alston & Bird represented Veritas, a leader in secure multi-cloud data management, in the sale of its data protection business to San Jose, California-based Cohesity, a leader in AI-powered data security and management. The transaction values the combined company at approximately $7 billion.

Representing Veritas was an Alston & Bird team led by partners William Snyder, Mark Kelly, Simon Root, and Jonathan Manor, senior associates Balaji Giridharan and Claudia Golden, and associate John Salvestrin (Corporate & Business Transactions); partner Chris Gegg (Intellectual Property); partners John Baron and Danny Reach (Federal & International Tax); partners Mike Stevens and Kyle Woods (Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation); and partner Brett Coburn (Labor & Employment).

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