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. 


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

Mark T. Bettencourt (Chair)
Joanne M. Gray
Robert S. Insolia
Mark J. Macenka
Michael R. Caplan


The Executive Committee is responsible for overall firm strategy.

Robert S. Insolia (Chair)
Mark T. Bettencourt
Maxence Bloch
Neel Chatterjee
David Evans
Marshall Fishman
Joanne M. Gray
Mark J. Macenka
Brian C. McPeake
Andrea Agathoklis Murino
Craig M. Schmitz
Milena E. Tantcheva
Michael R. Caplan 


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
Michael J. Kendall

Real Estate Industry
Minta E. 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
Andrea Agathoklis Murino


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

Michael R. Caplan, Chief Operating Officer
David Fleming, Chief Information Officer
Lee Garfinkle, Chief Client Development and Relationship Officer
Jon Kanter, Chief Financial Officer
Nancy L. Kostakos, Chief Marketing Officer
Heidi Goldstein Shepherd, Chief Human Resources Officer and Assistant General Counsel for Employment