Press Release June 03, 2014

PrivCo Ranks Goodwin Second Among Top Private Tech M&A Law Firms

PrivCo recently ranked Goodwin Procter the second most active law firm in private company technology transactions in 2013. Goodwin was also ranked as the second most utilized law firm by acquirers in private deals in 2013 and first among the most active firms in the Boston market. The rankings are based on the number of private company technology M&A transactions advised on between January and December 2013. View the full rankings.

PrivCo, based in New York City, is a provider of private company financial data and business research, with exclusive financial data on over 400,000 private companies.

With more than 160 attorneys, Goodwin Procter’s Technology Companies practice is among the largest in the United States. Goodwin’s clients include private ventures, small and mid-cap companies, and public industry leaders, including one-third of the Fortune 100, 120 S&P 500 companies and 80 NYSE companies. The firm’s Private Equity practice includes over 100 attorneys and focuses on buyouts, recapitalizations, growth equity investments, and portfolio company transactions with deep focus representing investors in the technology sector. Through a coordinated approach – blending expertise in company formation, intellectual property, corporate finance, M&A, employment, tax, and litigation – Goodwin is able to help clients effectively execute business strategies while reducing cost and risk. The Technology Companies practice is co-led by partners John Egan, Bill Schnoor and Anthony McCusker. The Private Equity practice is co-led by partners John LeClaire and A.J. Weidhaas