Dane Patterson, an associate in the firm’s Business Law Department and a member of its Technology & Life Sciences Group, specializes in all areas of corporate and securities laws, with a primary focus on advising emerging-growth technology companies. Mr. Patterson joined Goodwin in 2014.

While in law school, Mr. Patterson received CALI Awards in Venture Capital, Business Associations, Commercial Contract Writing, Federal Income Tax and Criminal Law. Mr. Patterson was an editor of the Hastings Law Journal and was elected as a member of the Thurston Society.

Areas of Practice




Mr. Patterson’s representation of companies spans the entire corporate life-cycle, including pre-incorporation planning, general corporate representation and counseling, venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, public offerings, corporate governance, SEC compliance and public company representation.

Representative Matters

Repräsentative Angelegenheiten


Venture Financings
  • Represents numerous private technology companies and venture capital firms in venture capital financings
Capital Markets
  • Okta in its initial public offering
  • Twilio in its initial public offering and follow-on offering
Mergers + Acquisitions
  • OrderAhead in its sale to Square
  • Pixate in its sale to Google
  • Opower in its $532 million sale to Oracle
  • NetSuite in its $200 million acquisition of Bronto Software

In The News

In den Nachrichten






J.D., 2014
University of California Hastings College of the Law
(magna cum laude)
B.S., Business Administration, 2008
San Diego State University
(cum laude)



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