Foley Hoag Represents Exa Corporation in IPO on NASDAQ

July 13, 2012

Foley Hoag LLP announced that it recently represented Burlington, Mass.-based Exa Corporation (NASDAQ: EXA) in connection with its initial public offering of 6,250,000 shares of its common stock at a price of $10.00 per share.  Stifel Nicolaus Weisel acted as lead book running manager, with Robert W. Baird & Co., Canaccord Genuity and Needham & Company acting as co-managers of the offering.

Foley Hoag partner Bob Sweet led the legal team that represented Exa.  He was joined by partner John Patterson and associates Dan Clevenger, Kanasha Herbert, Hillary Peterson and Diana Lo.

“This is a very exciting deal for Exa, and we congratulate our long-time client on the success of its IPO,” said Sweet.  “We are very pleased to have been able to play an important role in bringing Exa to the public markets.”

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