The Los Angeles Business Journal recognized Goodwin partner Jason Breen as the 2019 Corporate Attorney of the Year at the Leaders in Law event on October 22. The annual award honors lawyers who have displayed exceptional legal skill, achievement and leadership in the Los Angeles Community.
Breen is a partner in Goodwin’s Technology Companies & Life Sciences group. He represents start-up and later-stage companies in the software, technology and life sciences industries throughout their corporate life cycle, with a particular focus on mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, joint ventures, financings and other strategic transactions. He also represents venture capital, growth equity and private equity funds focusing on technology and life sciences companies.
The publication noted Breen’s recent work on BlueRock Therapeutics’ agreement to be fully acquired by Bayer AG and Century Therapeutics, Inc. on its raising of $250 million in financing commitments that will be used to develop innovative cell therapies aimed at preventing and curing cancer.
To view the full list of this year’s winners, please click here.