Davis Polk advised the representatives of the several underwriters in connection with the follow-on offering of 4,791,665 shares of common stock of Natera, Inc. for total gross proceeds of approximately $287.5 million. The shares are listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol “NTRA.”
Based in San Carlos, California, Natera is a diagnostics company with proprietary molecular and bioinformatics technology that it deploys to change the management of disease worldwide.
The Davis Polk corporate team included partner Alan F. Denenberg and associates Daniel Reichert and Sarah Kirk. Partner Frank J. Azzopardi and associate Hilary Smith provided intellectual property advice. The tax team included partner Patrick E. Sigmon. Associate Brantley Hawkins provided 1940 Act advice. Members of the Davis Polk team are based in the Northern California and New York offices.