Audrey Haroz Reed
Audrey Reed is focused on helping your business grow. As the head of our U.S. Commercial Practice and member of our global IP, Media, and Technology transactions steering committee, Audrey brings a breadth and depth of experience to significant commercial projects and strategic transactions.
Audrey represents clients on their commercial and IP transactions in the global arena. Her work includes assisting clients throughout the full life cycle of products and services — from discovery and acquisition through development to commercialization and protection. She is experienced with all aspects of the supply chain, including procurement, logistics, manufacturing, and distribution arrangements. She also drafts and negotiates complex IP licensing and outsourcing agreements.
Audrey works in close coordination with our mergers and acquisitions team. She advises companies on IP aspects of corporate transactions. She has significant experience with transition services agreements, license agreements, and other commercial arrangements that are needed to keep a business running throughout an acquisition or divestiture.
Audrey works with planes, trains, and automobiles, as well as computers, IT, drugs, and media. She represents clients across a wide range of industries, including aerospace and defense, automotive, consumer products, e-commerce, industrial products, IT, media and entertainment, life sciences, and telecommunications.
Representation of Fox Entertainment Group in the formation of a joint venture with NBC Universal and Providence Equity Partners to create Hulu.com.
Representation of Fox Interactive Media in its acquisition of a number of internet and technology companies, including Photobucket.
Representation of GE Healthcare in its proposed acquisition of Thermo Fisher's cell culture, gene modulation and magnetic beads businesses for around $1.06bn.
Representation of HarperCollins Publishers in its acquisition of Thomas Nelson, Inc.
IP Star (2015) - District of Columbia
IP Star (2015) - New York
IP Star - United States
IP Star - New York
IP Star - District of Columbia
IP Stars, Top 250 Women in IP
2008 and 2010
"Legal Elite" for Intellectual Property
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