Josh Ganz focuses his practice on strategic outsourcing, technology licensing and other complex commercial transactions. His practice also includes assisting clients on joint ventures and strategic alliances and technology-related mergers & acquisitions. Mr. Ganz regularly assists both customers and providers with domestic and offshore technology and business process outsourcing arrangements including IT infrastructure services, managed network services, application development and maintenance, production support, call center operations, finance & accounting, and IT help desk. He also regularly advises on and negotiates transactions relating to software licensing and support, cloud computing, “as a service” transactions (SaaS, IaaS, PaaS), technology licensing, technology development and distribution, electronic commerce arrangements, and other similar complex commercial transactions. Mr. Ganz also advises clients in negotiating and consummating both buy-side and sell-side merger and acquisition transactions involving technology-related assets.

Mr. Ganz was recognized as a Georgia "Rising Star" in the area of Technology Transactions in 2014 and 2015 by Super Lawyers magazine. In 2012, he was recommended by Legal 500 US in the area of Technology/Outsourcing.

Professional & Community Activities

Atlanta Community ToolBank, Board of Directors, Member

Supreme Court of Georgia, Chief Justice Leah Ward Sears, Former Intern

Tennessee Law Review, Former Student Materials Editor

Transactions: Tennessee Journal of Business Law, Former News and Publications Editor

Camp Twin Lakes, Camp Dance Host and Committee Member

Education

  • University of Tennessee College of Law, J.D. (2007)

    magna cum laude

  • University of Georgia, B.B.A., Banking and Finance (2004)

    cum laude

Bar Admissions

  • Georgia (2007)

Who We Are

Suite 2800, 1100 Peachtree Street NE
Atlanta, GA, 30309-4528
USA
t +1 404.815.6184
f +1 404.541.3464

Joshua S. Ganz

Experience Highlights

Sale of publicly held Industrial Distribution Group Inc. to a private equity firm
Represented Industrial Distribution Group Inc., a publicly held distributor of industrial supplies, in its acquisition by Eiger Holdco, LLC, an more
Outsourcing helpdesk solution for global sporting goods, apparel and accessories manufacturer
Represented global sporting goods, apparel and accessories manufacturer and distributor in connection with outsourcing of its North American helpdesk more
Outsourcing of data center operations for energy company
Represented publicly traded energy company in connection with the renegotiation of an agreement for the outsourcing of data center operations and more
Strategic alliance for global telecommunications provider
Represented a global telecommunications provider in a strategic alliance with a leading cloud services platform to provide content delivery and more