Griffin McCloskey

Griffin McCloskey
Santa Monica
+1 424 252 6391

Griffin McCloskey is an associate in Goodwin’s Business Law department and a member of the firm’s Technology and Life Sciences groups. He specializes in all areas of corporate and securities laws, with a primary focus on advising emerging-growth technology companies. Mr. McCloskey joined Goodwin in 2020.


Mr. McCloskey focuses on advising emerging companies in a broad range of sectors, including services and fintech, healthcare, biotechnology, cybersecurity, real estate and prop-tech, marketing and sales automation, and e-commerce. He routinely represents fast-growing ventures as their outside general counsel on a wide variety of matters, from entity formation and corporate governance to debt and equity financings and M&A exit events. Mr. McCloskey also guides venture capital and private equity funds in connection with fund formation and new investments.

Areas of Practice

Professional Experience

Prior to private practice, Mr. McCloskey served as in-house counsel of a leading incubator focused on life sciences companies.




Arizona State University

Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law


Arizona State University

W.P. Carey School of Business


Arizona State University

W.P. Carey School of Business



  • Arizona
  • California