Colin Carley

Colin G. Carley

Colin G. Carley
New York
+1 212 813 8872
Colin Carley is a partner in Goodwin’s Private Equity group. His practice focuses on mergers and acquisitions and other corporate transactions across a variety of industries, with extensive experience advising private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies in US and cross-border mergers, asset and stock acquisitions and divestitures, leveraged buyouts, strategic add-ons, equity financings, carveout transactions, restructurings and general corporate matters.


Some of Colin’s recent representations include:

  • Bregal Sagemount and affiliates, in connection with:
    • the concurrent acquisitions of BeyondMenu and qMenu
    • the sale of Procure Analytics
    • the acquisition of
  • LLR Partners and affiliates, in connection with:
    • the sale of Midigator to EquiFax
    • the acquisition of PCS Software
    • the acquisition of Viventium Software
  • SK Capital and affiliates, in connection with:
    • the acquisition of Florachem
    • the acquisition of Isolatek International
  • Pamplona Capital and affiliates, in connection with:
    • the acquisition of BFG Supply
    • BFG Supply’s acquisition of Central Garden & Pet Company’s independent garden center distribution business
  • Ampersand Capital, in connection with the sale of Arranta Bio to Recipharm AB

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Goodwin, Colin was most recently a Corporate & Securities partner in the New York office of Mayer Brown LLP, where he also began his legal career.




Fordham University School of Law

BAPolitical Science2003

University of Michigan

(Phi Beta Kappa)



  • New York
  • Connecticut