Press Release April 07, 2020

Goodwin Increases Global M&A, Venture Capital and Private Equity Deal Count Over 30%

Pitchbook’s recently released 2019 Global League Tables have highly ranked Goodwin for the firm’s ability to guide clients through a variety of M&A, Venture Capital and Private Equity deals around the world. In total, Goodwin was credited with 850 deals across these categories in 2019, which represents more than a 30% increase over the firm’s 2018 totals.

The results reflect a year of impressive growth, as 2019 saw the firm open three new offices in key markets and add several prominent lawyers to its ranks, further bolstering deep benches in Technology, Life Sciences, and Private Equity across all geographies and sectors. As private equity and venture capital investment continues to target the life sciences, technology and healthcare industries, the firm’s unique ability to advise the innovators and investors shaping the future will continue to set it apart.

Overall, Goodwin was one of only two law firms ranked in the top 6 (by Deal Count/Location) for the following categories:

Pitchbook Global League Tables

  • #4 Global M&A (Deal Location)
  • #6 Global Venture Capital Deals (Deal Count)
  • #6 Global Private Equity Deals (Deal Location)

To view the full report, click here.