Awards and Rankings December 20, 2019

Activist Insight’s 2019 Adviser Awards Honor Goodwin’s Shareholder Activism Practice

Activist Insight’s Adviser Awards ranked Goodwin among the most active law firms advising issuers throughout 2019. Goodwin’s Shareholder Activism & Takeover Defense practice is known for its ability to help public companies devise innovative strategies that protect them from a wide array of attacks. Whether its augmenting existing counsel, stepping in directly to help companies negotiate a quick settlement, or aggressively fighting for victory, Goodwin’s versatile and experienced Shareholder Activism & Takeover Defense team is able to manage a variety of client needs.

“We are extremely pleased that Activist Insight’s Adviser Awards have once again recognized Goodwin among the top US law firms advising issuers against activist attacks," said Joe Johnson, partner and head of the Shareholder Activism & Takeover Defense practice. “Going forward, Goodwin’s Shareholder Activism & Takeover Defense Group will continue to use our decades of experience to design winning strategies to help protect clients against all sizes of activists across a broad spectrum of industries and market capitalizations.”

Since 2012, Activist Insight has provided its diverse range of clients with the most comprehensive information on activist investing worldwide. The Adviser Awards draw on the in-depth coverage of Activist Insight to honor the most active law and proxy solicitation firms in shareholder activism over the past 12 months.