Dana C. F. Kromm

Partner at Paul Hastings LLP

Dana C. F. Kromm

Dana C. F. Kromm

Partner at Paul Hastings LLP

Biography

Shearman & Sterling LLP
Dana C. F. Kromm
Partner

Education
University of California, Davis School of Law, J.D., 2001
University of California, Santa Cruz, B.A. Psychology, 1996
Practice

Dana Kromm is a partner in the firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions Group in San Francisco. She has extensive experience representing both strategic and financial buyers and sellers in public and private mergers and acquisitions, stock and asset acquisitions and divestitures, tender and exchange offers, joint ventures, complex carve-out acquisitions, minority investments, and corporate partnering transactions, as well as corporate governance matters and special committee representations. She also has significant experience in cross-border transactions. In addition, Dana represents portfolio companies of private equity clients, handling day-to-day legal activities, add-on acquisitions, and other general corporate work.
Experience

Francisco Partners in numerous transactions, including its acquisitions of FrontRange Limited, RedPrairie, Ex Libris, Healthland, AdvancedMD Software, API Healthcare, T-System, Quantros and minority stakes in various companies, and its dispositions of RedPrairie, Ex Libris and AdvancedMD Software
Vector Capital in numerous transactions, including its acquisitions of RAE Systems, Trafficmaster Plc, Aladdin Knowledge Systems Ltd and Register.com
Symphony Technology Group in numerous transactions, including its acquisitions of IBS AB, Fusion Geo, Prism Seismic, ImpactRx and minority stakes in various companies
Sybase in numerous transactions, including its sale to SAP, and its acquisitions of Extended Systems, Avaki and Mobile 365
Visa in its acquisition of PlaySpan
Intuit in its acquisitions of PayCycle and Boorah
Viacom in its disposition of Harmonix
Sandisk in its acquisition of Music Gremlin
Strategic Committee of Silicon Storage in the proposed sale of Silicon Storage to an affiliate of private equity firm Prophet Equity and members of management (terminated) and in its subsequent sale to Microchip Technology Inc.
Catalyst Semiconductor in its sale to ON Semiconductor
Planned Parenthood Shasta-Pacific, on a pro bono basis, in connection with the expansion of its territory in Northern California


Bar Admissions/Qualifications
California

Practice Areas

Mergers & Acquisitions
Private Equity & Hedge Funds

News

Shearman & Sterling Advises SafeNet on Sale of Government Solutions Business
Shearman & Sterling Represents Symphony Technology Group in Acquisition of Source Healthcare Analytics

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Dana C. F. Kromm
Partner at Paul Hastings LLP
Education
J.D. Degree

The University of California, Davis (also referred to as UCD, UC Davis, or Davis) is a public teaching and research university located in Davis, California just west of Sacramento. Howard and Matthew Greene named UC Davis a Public Ivy in 2001, a publicly funded university considered as providing a quality of education comparable to those of the Ivy League.

B.A. Psychology

The University of California, Santa Cruz, has earned international distinction as a university with high-impact research and an uncommon commitment to teaching and public service. A campus with world-class facilities and one of the most visually spectacular settings in higher education, UC Santa Cruz provides unparalleled opportunities for students to learn through hands-on experience. A commitment to environmental stewardship and community engagement are also central to UCSC's core values.

Career History
Partner
2016 - Current

Paul Hastings is a leading international law firm that provides innovative legal solutions to many of the world's top financial institutions and Fortune Global 500 companies. With a strong presence throughout Asia, Europe, Latin America, and the U.S., they have the global reach and extensive capabilities to provide personalized service wherever their clients’ needs take them.

Partner
Prior - 2016

Shearman & Sterling LLP provides legal services. It is engaged in the mergers and acquisitions, capital markets, project development and finance, complex business litigation & international arbitration, asset management, and taxation areas. The company was founded by Thomas Shearman and John Sterling in 1873 and is headquartered in New York, NY.

Transactions
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Cornerstone OnDemand, Inc. purchases Saba Software, Inc. from HarbourVest Partners LLC, Vector Capital Management LP

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Salesforce.com, Inc. purchases ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd. from Francisco Partners Management LP

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Genstar Capital Management LLC purchases Prometheus Group Enterprises LLC from Francisco Partners Management LP

Awards & Honors
Admitted to the California Bar
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Dana C. F. Kromm is affiliated with Paul Hastings LLP, Shearman & Sterling LLP

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