Daniel Forester

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

Daniel Forester is a partner in Orrick’s IP Licensing & Technology Transactions practice and leader of the practice in New York City. He has extensive experience advising clients on complex and commercial issues arising from the intersection of intellectual property and data in transformative corporate and commercial transactions. He specializes in the development, licensing and software-as-a-service, hosting-as-a-service and platform-as-a-service arrangements for emerging and leading technology companies; data licensing in the fintech and cryptocurrency space; blockchain validation agreements in connection with novel cryptocurrency projects; patent acquisition and cross-licensing arrangements in the financial and semi-conductor industries; and synthetic joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions and capital market transactions across an array of industries, to name a few. Daniel has written extensively on privacy and personal data structuring and compliance issues in a range of corporate and commercial transactions.