Katherine Baudistel

Katherine J. Baudistel

Katherine J. Baudistel
Santa Monica
+1 424 252 6337

Katherine Baudistel is a partner in Goodwin’s Business Law Department and a member of its Private Equity group. She joined Goodwin in 2018.

Ms. Baudistel focuses her practice on mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments and other corporate matters in a broad range of industries, including technology, retail, sports and entertainment, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications and banking. She also has experience representing both early stage companies and investors with venture capital financing raises. Ms. Baudistel represents both strategic and private equity clients in structuring, negotiating and documenting a wide array of transactions, including public and private mergers, acquisitions, dispositions, carve-outs of business divisions and asset and stock purchases.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Goodwin, Ms. Baudistel was an associate at Sullivan & Cromwell LLP. 




University of Southern California, Gould School of Law

(Order of the Coif, Managing Editor of the Southern California Law Review)


University of Southern California

(magna cum laude)



  • California

Recognition & Awards

Named as a Southern California “Rising Star” by Super Lawyers in 2018.


Study Leader, “M&A Carveout Transactions Deal Points Study” (2017).