Goodwin Partner Pat Mitchell, from Boston, practices in Technology among many other areas.

Pat Mitchell

Pat Mitchell
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A partner in Goodwin’s Technology group, Pat Mitchell practices in the areas of venture capital, growth equity, private equity, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate law. He regularly counsels growth-stage companies in industries ranging from software, hardware, artificial intelligence, healthcare technology and ecommerce. He represents several leading technology investment funds in connection with acquisitions, portfolio investments and matters relating to their portfolio companies.

Pat has been recognized in Chambers USA as a local and national leader in its Private Equity: Venture Capital Investment and Startups & Emerging Companies practice area categories every year since 2007.

Pat maintains an active pro bono practice, and is a founding board member of Embrace Boston, a Boston-based racial justice organization promoting arts and culture, community, and research and policy.

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Goodwin, Pat was a partner at Cooley, where he served on the Board of Directors and was co-chair of the firm’s Emerging Companies group.




University of California at Los Angeles School of Law

(Order of the Coif)


University of Massachusetts



  • Massachusetts
  • New York

Recognition & Awards

  • Chambers USA: Startups & Emerging Companies – Nationwide (2021-2023)
  • Chambers USA: Private Equity: Venture Capital Investment – Massachusetts (2020-2023)