Press Release November 11, 2019

Goodwin Deepens Litigation Bench in California with Partner Alexis Coll-Very

Global law firm Goodwin announced today that Alexis Coll-Very joined the firm as partner in its Securities + Shareholder Litigation and Government Investigations + Enforcement practices in the Silicon Valley office.

Coll-Very focuses on government and internal investigations, shareholder litigation and complex commercial disputes across technology, private equity and other industries. She advises both publicly and privately held companies that are confronted with allegations of wrongdoing. Coll-Very regularly conducts internal investigations for management and boards of directors, and represents clients in any associated proceedings before federal, state and industry regulators. She also defends companies in shareholder litigation, including federal and state securities claims and derivative claims.

“One of the most talented litigators in the Bay Area, Alexis is a strong addition to our practice on the West Coast,” said Tony Fiotto, Chair of Goodwin’s Securities, White Collar Defense and Business Litigation practices. “The massive transformation currently underway as technology converges with virtually all other industries continues to create complex new conflicts. Alexis’ depth of experience advising technology and private equity clients in civil litigation is a perfect fit with Goodwin’s distinctive platform at the intersection of capital and innovation. We are thrilled to welcome Alexis to the Goodwin partnership as we continue to expand our litigation practice in Northern California with lawyers of the highest caliber.”

Coll-Very graduated from the University of Virginia School of Law and obtained her Bachelor of Arts degree from Duke University. She is licensed to practice in California and New York. She serves as Board President for the Law Foundation of Silicon Valley, the largest provider of legal services for low-income and underrepresented people in Silicon Valley.

Coll-Very can be reached at and 650.752.3234.