Goodwin @ JP Morgan

Welcome to Goodwin’s JP Morgan Healthcare Conference mini-site. We are looking forward to seeing you at the 37th Annual JP Morgan Healthcare Conference in San Francisco. Below please find details on Goodwin-sponsored events and attendees. We encourage you to connect with us!

Monday, January 7: GoodwinCelebrates @ The Press Club

Wednesday, January 9: GoodwinSpeaks Goodwin Seminars at the St. Regis

Attendees: A list of Goodwin Partners attending

Local Restaurants: GoodwinDines – A list of recommended restaurants and reservations information

Monday, January 7

JPM Monday reception 

GoodwinCelebrates: Join Our Annual Wine + Beer Tasting Event @ Press Club

6:30-9:30 PM

Press Club
20 Yerba Buena Lane
San Francisco, CA 94103

Please contact us to register guests. Click here for directions.

Wednesday, January 9


GoodwinSpeaks: Goodwin @ JP Morgan Seminars

The St. Regis San Francisco
125 3rd Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Topic 1:

Hong Kong – An Emerging Capital Markets Hub for Innovative Biotech Companies (in partnership with HKEX and KPMG)

This is a kick off panel discussion with HKEX and KPMG hosted by Goodwin as a part of larger roadshow around the changes to the listing standards to allow clinical stage biotechs to list + short state of the market. The next two sessions will be in NYC on January 15, 2019 and in Boston January 17, 2019.

8:00 am – 8:30 am – Registration + Breakfast
8:30 am – 8:40 am – Keynote Address: Michael Chan – Senior Vice President, Issuer Services, Market Development, HKEX
8:45 am – 9:00 am – Overview how Hong Kong Government Supports and Nurtures the Ecosystem: Raymond Wong, Head of Investment, HKSTP
9:00 am – 10:00 am – Panel Discussion 

  • Irene Chu – Partner, Head of New Economy and Life Sciences Hong Kong, KPMG China
  • Paul Lau – Partner, Head of Capital Markets, KPMG China
  • Miron Lila – Director, Asia Healthcare Investment Banking, Citigroup
  • Bosco Yiu – Partner, Goodwin
  • Edwin O’Connor – Partner, Goodwin (Moderator)

Topic 2:

Launching a Biosimilar In the U.S.:  Practical Considerations for Foreign Developers 

11:30 – 12:00 pm – Registration &  Lunch
12:00 – 1:00 pm – Panel Discussion

Outside experts to be announced.


  • Robert Crawford – Partner, Goodwin
  • Robert Cerwinski – Partner, Goodwin

Topic 3:

Digital Medicine: Lessons from Biopharma  

1:30 pm – 2:00 pm – Registration + Refreshments
2:00 – 3:00 pm – Panel Discussion

  • Eddie Martucci – CEO, Akili Interactive
  • David O’Reilly – Chief Platform Officer, Proteus Digital Healh
  • Jon Civitarese – Managing Director, Leerink Partners LLC
  • John Spinale, Partner, JAZZ Venture Partners

  • Arthur McGivern – Partner, Goodwin
  • Roger Cohen – Partner, Goodwin

Topic 4:

 Don’t Let Milestones Become Millstones: How to Turn Structured Consideration to Your Advantage in Biotech M&A Transactions

4:00 – 4:30 pm – Registration
4:30 – 5:30 pm – Panel Discussion
5:30 – 6:30 pm – Cocktails & Appetizers

  • Kees Been – CEO, Lysosomal
  • Maarten de Jong – Moelis
  • Giovanni Mariggi – Partner, Medicxi
  • Donald Morrissey – Head of Life Sciences, SRS Acquiom
  • Graham Defries – Partner, Goodwin
  • Robert Puopolo – Partner, Goodwin

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Local Restaurants

GoodwinDines: Recommendations for restaurants in and around Union Square, Financial District and SOMA

Jardinière - Click here to make a reservation.
300 Grove Street

Press Club - Click here to make a reservation.
20 Yerba Buena Lane

Delarosa - Seating is based on a first come, first served basis. 
37 Yerba Buena Lane

Kokkari - Click here to make a reservation.
200 Jackson St.

Slanted Door - Click here to make a reservation.
One Ferry Building, #3

Marlowe - Click here to make a reservation.
500 Brannan Street (On the corner at 4th)

Ozumo - Click here to make a reservation.
161 Steuart Street

Mourad - Click here to make a reservation.
140 New Montgomery Street

Wayfare Tavern - Click here to make a reservation.
558 Sacramento Street

Goodwin's Life Sciences Practice

Goodwin knows that succeeding in the life sciences industry is as much about strategy and execution as it is about research and development. In this highly competitive business, you need more than the best and brightest ideas - you need a legal and strategic partner that understands the challenges of securing funding, safeguarding intellectual property, establishing partnerships, bringing new products to market, opening up new revenue streams, and protecting existing products line.

Goodwin can help. We know the market, the players and the science. With a full service team of highly experienced lawyers resident in key life sciences hubs, Goodwin helps clients find the strategic paths that foster growth and minimize risk across all phases of the corporate life cycle.

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Goodwin's Big Molecule Watch blog posts updates and analyses on regulatory issues, litigation, legislation, and other news in the ever-developing world of biosimilars. The editors of this blog have collectively been watching and engaging with the world of biosimilars (“big molecules”) since before the inception of the biosimilar industry in the U.S., and we’re excited to share the observations of our active watch on this new forum. Read the Big Molecule Watch Blog >>