Forcepoint’s $40 Million Acquisition of Skyfence Product from Imperva


Fenwick & West represented Imperva, Inc. (NASDAQ: IMPV), a leading provider of cyber security solutions that protect business-critical data and applications, in its pending agreement under which the Skyfence Product Line will be acquired by Forcepoint for $40 million.

The transaction is subject to customary closing conditions and is expected to be complete during the first quarter of 2017. The transition will allow Imperva to focus on their core business of helping customers protect critical data and applications.

The Fenwick transaction team included corporate lawyers Dave Bell (Picture), Bomi Lee, Kate Dodson and Isabel da Roza; executive compensation and employee benefits lawyers Scott Spector, Patrick Grilli and Alex Galev; technology transactions lawyers Jonathan Millard, Justin Baumli and Ari Fink; and tax lawyers Larissa Neumann and Ora Grinberg.

Involved fees earner: David Bell – Fenwick & West LLP; Bomi Lee – Fenwick & West LLP; Kate Dodson – Fenwick & West LLP; Isabel da Roza – Fenwick & West LLP; Scott Spector – Fenwick & West LLP; Patrick Grilli – Fenwick & West LLP; Alex Galev – Fenwick & West LLP; Larissa Neumann – Fenwick & West LLP; Ora Grinberg – Fenwick & West LLP; Jonathan Millard – Fenwick & West LLP; Justin Baumli – Fenwick & West LLP; Ari Fink – Fenwick & West LLP;

Law Firms: Fenwick & West LLP;

Clients: Imperva Inc.;

Author: Ambrogio Visconti