Jamie Hutchinson is a partner in the firm’s Private Equity Group, as well as a member of its Technology and Emerging Companies Practice. Mr. Hutchinson has extensive experience advising private equity, growth equity and venture capital funds and their portfolio companies in a wide variety of transactions, including leveraged buyouts, recapitalizations, mergers and acquisitions, and growth equity financings. Mr. Hutchinson has considerable expertise in structuring and executing secondary sale and private liquidity programs for late stage private companies and growth equity investors.
Mr. Hutchinson served on the firm’s Executive Committee. Mr. Hutchinson is a key contributor to the Goodwin Founders Workbench, an online resource for start-ups, emerging companies and the entrepreneurial community. He joined Goodwin in 2006.
Mr. Hutchinson currently serves as an officer of The Breakthrough Prize Foundation. The Breakthrough Prizes honor important achievements in the categories of Fundamental Physics, Life Sciences and Mathematics. The prizes were founded by Yuri and Julia Milner, Sergey Brin and Anne Wojcicki, Mark Zuckerberg and Priscilla Chan, and Jack Ma and Cathy Zhang.
Mr. Hutchinson’s pro bono/charitable organization working includes:
- The SEEP Network, a global network of international practitioner organizations dedicated to combating poverty through promoting inclusive markets and financial systems
- Westmoreland Davis Memorial Foundation, a non-profit organization that manages Morven Park. Inspired by the life of Virginia Governor Westmoreland Davis, Morven Park preserves and advances the ideals of civic responsibility, sustainable agriculture, and enhancement of life in rural Virginia.
- Quantico Officers’ Spouses’ Organization, an organization for military officer spouses (active duty or retired) that emphasizes friendship, professionalism, networking opportunities, community goodwill, and a sense of community for their members.
Mr. Hutchinson has authored articles for Venture Beat, the PE Hub and the Venture Capital Journal on issues surrounding private liquidity programs and secondary transfers in private company stock. Mr. Hutchinson speaks regularly on finance and mergers and acquisitions for various events and organizations, including the American Management Association.
Prior to joining Goodwin, Mr. Hutchinson was a partner in the Washington, D.C. office of Hogan & Hartson.
Mr. Hutchinson has been selected for inclusion in Chambers USA: America’s Leading Lawyers for Business and The Legal 500.
Mr. Hutchinson was recognized by the American Lawyer in its 2012 “Dealmakers of the Year” edition for his work on private liquidity transactions in issuers such as Facebook, Zynga and Twitter.