Awards and Rankings June 01, 2022

Chambers USA 2022 Recognizes a Record Number of Goodwin Lawyers and Practices

Chambers USA 2022 has recognized 75 Goodwin practices and 154 lawyers for excellence in its recently released rankings. These results represent the highest totals in firm history for both the number of practices and lawyers recognized.

Further reinforcing the firm’s positioning at the intersection of capital and innovation, Goodwin was the only firm to receive top-tier Nationwide rankings for Mid-Market Private Equity Buyouts, Life Sciences and Startups & Emerging Companies work. Goodwin also added new rankings that build upon the success of its Antitrust & Competition, Banking, Cannabis, Capital Markets, Healthcare, Intellectual Property, Litigation and Technology practices.

The firm’s lawyers were highly ranked in 59 categories across nine geographic regions, including 26 Band 1 practitioners, eight Up and Coming lawyers and two Star Lawyers. The breadth and strength of Goodwin’s collaborative team, combined with the firm’s commitment to technology and innovation, has made Goodwin the firm of choice for the innovators and investors transforming industries in the United States and around the world.

The Goodwin practices ranked in Chambers USA 2022 include:

  • Antitrust
  • Appellate Law
  • Banking & Finance
  • Banking & Finance: Corporate & Regulatory
  • Cannabis
  • Capital Markets
  • Capital Markets: Convertible Debt
  • Capital Markets: Debt & Equity
  • Capital Markets: Equity: Issuer Counsel
  • Capital Markets: Equity: Manager Counsel
  • Corporate Crime & Investigations
  • Corporate M&A
  • Corporate/M&A: Private Equity
  • Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
  • E-Discovery & Information Governance
  • ERISA Litigation
  • Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Compliance)
  • Financial Services Regulation: Consumer Finance (Litigation)
  • Financial Services Regulation: Financial Institution M&A
  • Food & Beverages: Regulatory & Litigation
  • Healthcare 
  • Healthcare: Medical/Pharmaceutical Products Regulatory
  • Intellectual Property
  • Intellectual Property: Litigation
  • Intellectual Property: Patent
  • Intellectual Property: Patent Litigation
  • Intellectual Property: Patent Prosecution
  • International Trade: CFIUS Experts
  • International Trade: Export Controls & Economic Sanctions
  • Investment Funds: Private Equity: Fund Formation
  • Investment Funds: Registered Funds
  • Labor & Employment
  • Leisure & Hospitality
  • Life Sciences
  • Litigation: General Commercial
  • Litigation: Securities
  • Litigation: White Collar Crime & Government Investigations
  • Private Equity: Buyouts: Mid-Market
  • Private Equity: Buyouts
  • Private Equity: Fund Formation
  • Private Equity: Venture Capital Investment
  • Products Liability & Mass Torts
  • Real Estate
  • Real Estate: Mainly Corporate & Finance
  • Real Estate: Zoning/Land Use
  • REITs
  • Startups & Emerging Companies
  • Tax
  • Tax: Corporate & Finance
  • Technology
  • Technology: Transactions
  • Venture Capital (includes Fund Formation)

To see all of the Goodwin practices and lawyers in the Chambers USA 2022 rankings, click here.