Akin Gump Advises Aspect Software as It Closes Acquisition by Vector Capital

(Washington, D.C.) – Vector Capital, a leading private equity firm specializing in transformational investments in established technology businesses, today announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Aspect Software, Inc., a leading provider of fully integrated customer engagement, workforce optimization, and self-service omni-channel solutions. Akin Gump advised Aspect in the transaction, which was announced last month. (Click here for more.)

Daniel Fisher, a corporate partner at Akin Gump, led the team advising Aspect. He was joined by corporate partner Zachary Wittenberg, counsel Erika Leon, associates William Pelak and Sandra Lewitz and senior practice attorney Alyssa Dossick. Partner Frederick Lee and senior counsel Scott Hammond, also of the corporate practice, worked on finance aspects of the deal. Tax partner Joshua Williams, senior counsel Jonathan Ciner and associate Julie Geng handled tax aspects, while intellectual property partner David Vondle worked on IP matters.

Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading international law firm with more than 900 lawyers in offices throughout the United States, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

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