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Kirkland & Ellis LLP
United States
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Todd Herst is an associate in Kirkland’s Chicago Technology & IP Transactions Practice Group, focusing on structuring and negotiating complex transactions involving technology, intellectual property, and data, including mergers and acquisitions, licensing arrangements, outsourcing/services arrangements, bankruptcy matters, joint ventures, and strategic alliances.

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United States > Media, technology and telecoms > Outsourcing

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Todd HerstKirkland & Ellis LLP

Kirkland & Ellis LLP has expertise in the negotiation of intellectual property and technology-related outsourcing deals, and is regularly instructed by clients in the healthcare, software, fintech and chemicals sectors. The firm is advising Revlon on its negotiation of IT services, software and support agreements, which includes the negotiation of a cloud services agreement for the transfer of financial information. Other significant clients include the chemical company Tronox, Kellogg and General Growth Properties. Neil S. Hirshman and Gregg Kirchhoefer, who are both based in Chicago, jointly head the practice. Chicago-based Aaron H. Lorber and associate Todd Herst, also in Chicago, are other key contacts. Adam Petravicius joined the Chicago office from Jenner & Block LLP in January 2018, and Kate H. Withers joined in San Francisco from Fenwick & West LLP in September 2018.