Mission Critical Infrastructure

Viernes ESQ can help structure and negotiate technology transactions, including critical infrastructure and telecommunications projects. Viernes ESQ team members have served as in-house counsel to fortune 200 technology companies managing legal needs through the development of enterprise data centers, colocation deployments, telecommunications and connectivity procurement, capital hardware and infrastructure component procurement, alternative energy generation equipment procurement, governmental incentives acquisition, and experimental technologies strategic development, including intellectual property joint development.  Viernes ESQ attorneys have negotiated with and against the biggest companies on the planet and have guided implementation of some of the most innovative technologies that exist today.

Representative Transactions 

  • Re-negotiation of global colocation and cloud compute portfolio for contract savings of more than $300 Million

  • Negotiation and closure of Strategic Development Agreements related to shared intellectual property for development of combined hardware and software platform/stack

  • Acquisition of dark fiber route connecting enterprise data center facilities using Indefeasible Right of Use

  • Acquisition of connectivity/bandwidth for enterprise traffic along lit fiber routes with international carriers

  • Oversight of regulatory proceedings for on-site power co-generation before Federal Energy Regulatory Commission

  • Closed procurement of major capital procurement items for on-site power generation with contract value exceeding $100 Million

  • Development of multiple data center facilities, including multiple $100 Million+ developments for enterprise compute facilities