Cleary Gottlieb represents clients in every aspect and sector of the information technology industry, including software, hardware, and Internet and web-based ventures.

We represent global technology corporations in all facets of their business, and we advise private equity and venture capital firms in their strategic investments in the information technology sector.

Our global information technology practice is conducted by lawyers with significant experience in the particular issues faced by information technology matters in the context of mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic alliances; securities issuances and other financings; antitrust/competition proceedings; and licensing and outsourcing arrangements, among others. Cleary’s international litigation and arbitration practice handles claims, investigations and disputes for clients in the information technology industry on issues related to patents, licensing and abuses of dominant positions, among many others.