In The Press August 19, 2020

Goodwin, Boosted By Tech, Life Sciences Deals, To Bring On Associates In October (Reuters)

Goodwin has opted not to join the list of law firms delaying associate start dates amid the health and economic fallout of the COVID-19 pandemic, instead telling them they can now join in October. In a memo to Goodwin's incoming associates class, Emily Rapalino, the firm's national hiring partner, said the over 1,200-lawyer firm would now welcome its 83 new associates on October 19, consistent with a normal fall start date. Robert Insolia, Goodwin's chairman, said the firm has been busier than last year. Read the Reuters feature here.