Press Release March 21, 2005

Katie Rutter Joins Goodwin Procter as Senior Marketing Manager

BOSTON, March 21, 2005 – Goodwin Procter LLP, a leading national law firm with offices in Boston, New York, New Jersey and Washington, DC, today announced that Katie Rutter has joined the firm as Senior Marketing Manager for the Technology Companies and Life Sciences Practices.

In this newly-created role, Rutter will work closely with practice leaders to shape the strategic positioning for the technology and life sciences practices and manage integrated marketing efforts for the groups.

Prior to joining Goodwin Procter, she was a marketing manager at McDermott Will & Emery where she was responsible for the marketing and business development efforts for that firm’s Private Equity, Life Sciences, Executive Compensation and other practices.   Rutter serves on the board of the Legal Marketing Association-New England Chapter and earned her B.A. from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.