||“Hughes & Luce is an original technology law firm,” says Bill McCormack. managing partner of the firm. “We gained valuable experience working on technology transactions 25 years ago. Today we represent three of the largest information technology outsourcing companies in the world. The new marketplace demands a firm that understands sound business principles in addition to the promise of technology.”
Recent coups for Hughes & Luce in the Internet arena include assisting Austin-based ConnectSouth with its $100 million first round of equity financing. the $724 million acquisition of MySimon.com by CNET, guiding Perot Systems with its $100 million IPO, the $126 million IPO for Netpliance, and the successful merger of snap.com, xoom.com and the Internet assets of NBC to form NBCi, Hughes & Luce has also negotiated Internet contracts with several hundred major Internet and technology companies, including content providers and search engines. Internet service providers, hardware resellers and manufacturers, software companies, media and finance, and service providers.