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Nuance Completes $19.7 Billion Sale to Microsoft
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- March 4, 2022
Paul, Weiss advised Nuance Communications, Inc. in its $19.7 billion sale to Microsoft Corp. The all-cash transaction, inclusive of Nuance's net debt, combines solutions and expertise to deliver new cloud and AI capabilities across healthcare and other industries. Nuance is a pioneer and a leading provider of conversational AI and cloud-based ambient clinical intelligence for healthcare providers.
The Paul, Weiss team was led by partners Scott Barshay, Jean McLoughlin and Steven Williams, and included corporate partners John Kennedy, Tracey Zaccone and Caith Kushner, and counsel David Sobel and Jason Tyler; executive compensation counsel Ron Aizen, Nicole Tark and Cynthia Akard; intellectual property partner Jonathan Ashtor; litigation partners Jaren Janghorbani and Jeannie Rhee, and counsel Steven Herzog and Jacobus Schutte; tax partners Jeffrey Samuels and Patrick Karsnitz, and counsel Alyssa Wolpin; real estate partner Salvatore Gogliormella; and antitrust counsel Marta Kelly and Yuni Sobel.