Jon Novotny, Goodwin Procter LLP Partner, Technology

Jon M. Novotny

Jon M. Novotny
San Francisco
+1 415 733 6181

Jon Novotny is a partner in Goodwin’s Technology group. His practice focuses on representing high-growth technology companies and venture capital firms. He works with founders and investors from the earliest phases of development and commercialization through maturity, supporting clients at all stages of the corporate lifecycle. This includes advising on new company formation, venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance and IPOs. He works with technology companies across a range of industries including AI, big data, biotech, climate tech, digital health, fintech, industrial tech, manufacturing, SaaS and security.


Jon’s representative company clients include: Arc Boats, Brilliant, Capital Markets Gateway (CMG), Doximity, DUST Identity, Nurdle, Scale AI, SliceX AI, Playco, Vartana and Yassir.

Jon’s representative venture capital clients include: Andreessen Horowitz, BOND, Data Collective, Foris Ventures (John Doerr) and Kleiner Perkins.




Stanford Law School

BSComputer Science2004

University of Tulsa


University of Tulsa



  • California

Recognition & Awards

Jon has been recognized by The Best Lawyers in America Best Lawyers for his work in Corporate Law 2022-2023.