New York, September 22, 2015 … Global law firm White & Case LLP today announced the arrival of Arlene Hahn as a partner in the Firm’s Global Intellectual Property Practice. Hahn will work closely with the Firm's Global Mergers & Acquisitions Practice and will advise clients on intellectual property and technology transactional matters.
“Technology expertise is an essential part of our global M&A practice,” said John Reiss, Head of White & Case’s Global Mergers & Acquisitions Practice. “Clients are in need of substantial intellectual property expertise in most every transaction. Arlene’s broad range of IP transactional experience will prove an important addition to our practice.”
Hahn brings to White & Case extensive experience advising clients on a wide variety of intellectual property and technology issues that arise from private equity, M&A and other corporate transactions across a broad range of industries. She has also handled a wide variety of standalone IP matters, including licensing, technology transfer, joint ventures, trademark coexistence, merchandising, and settlement of IP disputes and litigations.
“Arlene possesses unique insight and her in-house experience will be invaluable to our clients,” said Peter Carney, White & Case’s Regional Section Head, Americas Competition. “Having spent time as a secondee at a major electronics manufacturer and a well-known consumer brand, she truly understands the needs and challenges clients face as they work through complex IP matters.”