Sean Philbin

Sean Philbin

Sean Philbin
New York
+1 212 813 8841
Sean Philbin is an associate in the firm’s Business Law department and a member of its Technology & Life Sciences group. Sean represents companies throughout their life cycles. He works with clients on a wide range of matters, including pre-incorporation planning, venture capital and growth equity financings, mergers and acquisitions, secondary transactions, other strategic transactions, and general corporate representation and counseling. He joined Goodwin in 2021.

Areas of Practice

Professional Activities


  • Even Financial in its sale to MoneyLion
  • Dynatrace in its acquisition of Rookout
  • EasyKnock in its acquisition of Ribbon
  • Phreesia in its acquisition of Insignia Health
  • Launchpad in the sale of the Man Crates business to Modern Gourmet Foods

Venture Capital Financing

  • Goldbelly in its Series C financing led by Spectrum Equity and Intel Capital
  • Chaos Industries in its Series A financing with participation by 8VC, Alpha Wave, Lerner Enterprises and Valar Ventures
  • Balderdash (Wonder) in its Series A financing led by Bullpen Capital
  • Xyla in its Series A financing
  • Ubiquity in its investment by BV Investment Partners




Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law


Northwestern University, Kellogg School of Management

BAPolitical Science2011

University of Notre Dame



  • New York