Leadership

Meet Goodwin's Leadership Team

Goodwin is led by an Executive Committee and a Management Committee, as well as teams leading our practice groups and professional staff. 

MANAGEMENT COMMITTEE

The Management Committee directs the firm’s day-to-day operations. 

Robert S. Insolia (Chair)
David M. Hashmall
Mark Macenka
Jeffrey Simes
Michael Caplan

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

The Executive Committee is responsible for overall firm strategy, external growth efforts and client relations.

David M. Hashmall (Chair)
Maxence Bloch
David Evans
Joanne Gray
Lisa Haddad
Elizabeth Holland
Robert S. Insolia
Joshua Klatzkin
Mark Macenka
Andrea Murino
Ilan Nissan
Craig Schmitz
Jeffrey A. Simes
Michael Caplan 

PRACTICE LEADERSHIP

Practice group leaders oversee distinct industry and practice groups working on corporate and litigation matters.

Business + Commercial Litigation
Brenda R. Sharton

Financial Industry
James W. McGarry
Christopher E. Palmer

Intellectual Property Litigation
Douglas J. Kline 
Daryl L. Wiesen

Private Equity
John R. LeClaire
Andrew J. Weidhaas
Mike Kendall

Real Estate Industry
Minta Kay 
David Evans
Stephan Kock

Technology & Life Sciences
John J. Egan, III
William J. Schnoor, Jr.
Mitchell S. Bloom
Anthony J. McCusker
Kenneth J. Gordon
Kingsley L. Taft

Securities Litigation & White Collar Defense
Richard M. Strassberg
Anthony S. Fiotto

Specialty Litigation
Joanne M. Gray

PROFESSIONAL STAFF

Our professional staff supports the firm’s lawyers across multiple disciplines to deliver exceptional service to Goodwin clients around the world.

Michael Caplan, Chief Operating Officer
Jon Kanter, Chief Financial Officer
Heidi Goldstein Shepherd, Chief Human Resources Officer and Assistant General Counsel for Employment
Michelle Duerr-Condia, Chief Administration Officer
David Fleming, Chief Information Officer
Nancy Kostakos, Chief Marketing Officer
Elizabeth Silva, Chief Practice Management Officer - Business Law