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At Hutchison, our experienced technology attorneys represent many of the Southeast's leaders from a variety of industries. Our clients include computer hardware, software, internet, privacy and security, networking and data storage and cloud businesses, as well as information service providers, semiconductor, virtual reality, digital media, e-commerce and mobile companies. Hutchison’s attorneys are well-versed in handling matters related to a broad range of technologies, such as education, healthcare, marketing and financial, including blockchain and cryptocurrency. 

We have worked with hundreds of technology companies at all stages of development. This deep experience enables us to provide strategic guidance in addition to working out the fine points in contracts. At Hutchison, we work hand-in-hand with our clients through each stage of their life cycles. Our experienced attorneys help build world-class companies, often as early as the business planning stage. We advise our clients on the most efficient ways to capture and protect their intellectual property, whether through licensing patents, trademarks, copyrights or other means. Many of our technology clients require external funding to fully realize the vision of the founders. We regularly assist with fundraising efforts, whether through venture funds, debt financing or other investors, such as individual angel investors.

Our licensing and corporate partnering attorneys work with clients on all aspects of intellectual property licensing, including software licensing. We also provide counsel on commercial partnerships to help maximize the value of their intellectual property assets. For our electronic gaming and digital media and entertainment clients, we help secure the most beneficial publishing contracts, and know what common drawbacks to avoid. We routinely draft terms of service and privacy policies to protect our clients’ interests. Additionally, we have assisted countless clients in achieving shareholder liquidity through both public offerings and the sale of their companies, often to some of the most widely recognized names in the technology industry.

Our expertise and efficiency in handling matters in the technology industry has also been recognized by major U.S., European and Asian companies who call upon us to assist with their intellectual property licensing and mergers and acquisition needs.

Hutchison at a Glance Sheet - Technology

 


Who We've Worked With


Amalie and Ashley are the best in the business at what they do.

Greg Clary CEO, Mi-Corporation

We were very pleased by the quality of responses to the concerns raised by prospective investors. The knowledge and experience of the team in this type of transaction was clear to all involved and very valuable handholding to us new at this process.

Sonia Grego President, Coprata

Jeremy clearly understood my company’s circumstances and goals, educated my stakeholders about strategies and tactics, made himself readily accessible and available and took us through our first equity financing by an international VC syndicate with efficiency and excellent outcomes.

John Joe CEO, Vigor Medical Systems

I'm very satisfied with the legal services provided. The firm is very professional and knowledgeable in the areas of securities and licensing.

Tomas Pribanic CEO, Undefined Technologies Corp

Ashley was fantastic throughout the whole process.

Adam Steege President, Trio Labs

Scott B. was a critical part of our ability to work through the significant dynamics and personalities and we relied on him extensively. Thank you again, we appreciate the service provided by Scott and your firm. Frequently, it was above and beyond.

Tom Finegan Chairman, FoodLogiQ LLC

I feel very fortunate to have Scott B. working for us. He was willing to work late nights to meet our deadlines and did an excellent job again.

Jose Flores VP of Product, Shipedge

John was fantastic at breaking down the important sections of the contracts to help determine the most important matters to negotiate. The volume of documents and the length of them would have been overwhelming without him navigating me through them!

Penny Shikowitz CEO, On Track Technologies

Dan F. provided exceptional service. He was very knowledgeable, had excellent command of the process informing us on all the risks and strategies. He was an excellent negotiator and able to win favorable terms for us. I will certainly hire him for any of my future needs.

Rajiv Singh CEO, Sinmat

Josh did (and does) an incredible job. We really appreciate his knowledge, attitude and responsiveness.

Mike Midgett CEO, QOREBOARD, Inc.

Personally, I view Justyn, Ashley and Dan O. as trusted members of my team. Their work was always top notch and their (often daily) counsel exceptionally valuable.

Maxime Lemaitre CEO & President, Mattrix Technologies, Inc.

Scott B. and his team worked past business hours the day before Thanksgiving to finalize our closing. The whole process was great and would definitely recommend!

Rob Farmer CEO, ProRata

The dedication and execution of your team throughout this process was unbelievable.

Douglas Crumb President & CEO, Xhale, Inc.

Justyn and the Hutch team showed flexibility and expertise, to ensure we could get to the finish line. It was a true partnership.

Sean Fitzgerald CEO, Savii, Inc.

We would have never accomplished what we did without Scott's talent and heroics over the past year. He is an outstanding partner who provides brilliant client service. We are honored and blessed to have him on our team.

Faith Kosobucki CFO, FoodLogiQ LLC

As a startup going through a recapitalization and transition, Jeremy did a great job of explaining the process and executing it. He was a great thought partner throughout the process, and ensured all the boxes got checked. 

Sean Fitzgerald CEO, Savii, Inc.

I love Hutchison beyond all reasonable limits of plausibility. Sometimes, I feel like I'm on the receiving end of some sort of sociological experiment to push the boundaries of human-to-law firm affection.

Aleksander Levental CEO, Feathr

Scott's performance was differentiated and a breath of fresh air compared to what we've seen from other firms. We feel blessed to have his expertise on our team.

Faith Kosobucki CFO, FoodLogiQ LLC

Hutchison has served our small, SaaS company extremely well. We appreciate their insight, attention to detail and responsiveness. I've already referred them to several other companies because of my confidence in their expertise.

Matt Womble CEO, BeeWell

We are very impressed with Hutchison. The team went above and beyond and drafted a great set of legal documents for our early-stage startup.

Hua Wang CEO, SmartBridge, Inc.

Scott Bryant, Amalie Tuffin and Brandon Huffman were extremely responsive during some critical times of the transaction, being available numerous evenings and weekends. That was much appreciated and greatly facilitated completing the transaction.

Michael Schley CEO, FM:Systems

Hutchison consistently delivers the right balance of top notch legal advice and practical experience. Thank you for being such a great partner for myDrugCosts!

Dan Pollard CEO, myDrugCosts

Our deal had more than its share of complications. Dan Fuchs handled them all flawlessly. He was also a master at negotiating between all the parties involved. I have never felt better served or received better advice.

Ray Carey CEO, NeoNova

I am proud of how Hutchison represented our company. The team was responsive and resourceful. They made all the difference in getting the deal done. 

Anthony Pompliano CEO, ANEXIO Technology Services

Emily King and Justyn Kasierski did a fantastic job supporting Ziptronix in its recent merger with Tessera, as well as, a variety of other company transactions through the company's history. They are a first class team that I highly recommend!

Richard Gianni CFO, Ziptronix. Inc.


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