Awards and Rankings
August 21, 2020

The Best Lawyers in America 2021 Awards Goodwin 140 Best Lawyers, 37 Ones to Watch and 6 Lawyers of the Year

Professionals
Mark J. AbateSusan L. AbbottMarco E. AdelfioJohn D. AldockJ. Anthony DownsDavid J. ApfelChristopher B. BarkerLynne B. BarrJames T. BarrettBarry Z. BazianThomas A. BeaudoinDavid W. BernsteinMark T. BettencourtNaomi BirbachDeborah S. BirnbachRobert E. BishopMichael H. BisonMitchell S. BloomBridgette C. BolteJames M. BroderickMichael H. BrodowskiMelissa Lee BrumerDiana M. BrummerMark H. BurnettStuart M. CableDavid V. CappilloRobert D. CarrollStephen G. CharkoudianNeel ChatterjeeLawrence M. ChuJohn J. ClearyDavid B. CookHoward A. CubellJames M. CurleyStephen M. DavisKim de GlossopChristopher J. DennJuliaana DiGesuAnna E. DodsonLee DouthittAshley Moore DrakeRobert H. DzialoJohn J. EganJennifer Merrigan FayJennifer FisherRobert H. FitzgeraldDouglas H. FlaumGrant P. FondoRobert S. ForeNatascha S. GeorgeMichael S. GiannottoMichael H. GlazerEdward L. GlazerDaniel M. GlosbandMichael H. GoldsteinKenneth J. GordonGabrielle GouldJoanne M. GrayDuncan A. GreenhalghRobert M. HaleWilliam R. HanlonWilliam J. HarringtonDavid M. HashmallMartin R. HealyThomas M. HefferonElaine Herrmann BlaisJon M. HerzogMargaret HickeyBenjamin HittmanRichard HoffmanAlex JacobsWilliam M. JayJoseph L. Johnson IIITheresa C. KavanaughMinta E. KayMichael J. KendallDouglas J. KlineMarc LazarJohn R. LeClairePaul W. LeeJoel E. LehrerMolly L. LeiwantMark J. MacenkaTiffany MahmoodJames A. MatareseWilliam P. MayerCatherine McCartyAnthony J. McCuskerKathleen McGuinnessPatrick S. MenascoGilbert G. MennaCarl E. MetzgerCaine T. MossElizabeth MulkeyKatherine L. MurphySiobhan C. MurphyJohn M. MutkoskiH. Neal SandfordPhilip H. NewmanIlan S. NissanJon M. NovotnyMary-Kathleen O'ConnellRichard A. OetheimerGeoffrey M. OssiasChristopher E. PalmerDean PappasBrian E. PastuszenskiRegina M. PisaChloe PletnerDavid J. PowersChristopher B. PriceAlexander A. RandallEmily L. RapalinoSrikanth K. ReddyStuart L. RosenthalAlicia Rubio-SpringWendy E. RutterChristine V. SamaEttore A. SantucciJoseph F. SavageRyan W. SawyerCraig M. SchmitzPaul D. SchwartzMichael ShusterMark D. SmithBradford J. SmithSarah A. SolomonChris SteinroederWilliam E. SternRichard M. StrassbergAndrew C. SucoffJennifer E. SungChauncey M. SwalwellKingsley L. TaftLaura C. Hodges TaylorJulie TibbetsSteven TjoeBruce TribushMark E. TullyAlexander VarondPaul F. WareDavid W. WatsonWilliam P. WeintraubEamon WelchDaryl L. WiesenLawrence S. WittenbergDarryl M. WooSam Zucker

The Best Lawyers in America 2021 has recognized 178 Goodwin lawyers for excellence in the latest edition of the guide, including 140 Best Lawyers, 37 Ones to Watch and 6 Lawyers of the Year. The Best Lawyer and Lawyer of the Year designations signify practitioners at the very top of their field, while Ones to Watch is a new category reserved for extraordinary lawyers who have been in private practice less than 10 years.

The results reflect the firm’s unique capital-meets-innovation platform and sharp focus on key industry verticals, as 94 Goodwin lawyers were honored across the Financial Industry, Life Sciences, Private EquityReal EstateTechnologyFinancial Restructuring, Tax, Tax-Exempt Organizations, Trusts + Estates and ERISA + Executive Compensation practices. Additionally, 30 firm lawyers were commended for their market leading work in Intellectual Property, Healthcare and Patent Litigation, once again demonstrating Goodwin’s ability to advise both the innovators and investors shaping the future. 

To see the full list of Goodwin lawyers featured in The Best Lawyers in America 2021, click here.