Awards and Rankings
March 31, 2020

Goodwin is the Only Law Firm to Lead the US League Tables in Private Equity, M&A, Venture Capital and Capital Markets

Bloomberg, Mergermarket, Refinitiv and Pitchbook have made Goodwin the only law firm to finish in the top 3 (by Deal Count/Type) across the major 2019 U.S. Private Equity, M&A, Venture Capital, and Capital Markets League Tables. Driving these impressive rankings is the firm’s unique combination of experienced private equity lawyers and comprehensive team of technology, healthcare and life sciences lawyers capable of helping clients navigate the rapidly increasing pace of technology throughout the entire corporate lifecycle.

Goodwin was the only firm to finish at the top of the U.S. League Tables in all of the following categories:

Venture Capital - Pitchbook Global League Tables

  • #1 Venture Capital Exits (Deal Type)

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Private Equity - Mergermarket Global & Regional M&A Report

  • #2 US Private Equity Buyouts (Deal Count)
  • #2 US Private Equity Exits (Deal Count)

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M&A - Refinitiv Global Mergers & Acquisitions Review

  • #2 Any US Involvement – Announced M&A Deals (Deal Count)
  • #2 Any US Involvement – Completed M&A Deals (Deal Count)

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Capital Markets - Bloomberg Global Legal Advisers League Tables

  • #2 US Equity Offerings Issuer (Deal Count)
  • #3 US Equity IPO Issuer (Deal Count)

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