Michael W. Anderson is an associate in Goodwin’s Private Equity, Private Investment Funds, and Impact and Responsible Investing practices. Mr. Anderson joined Goodwin in 2014.

Mr. Anderson focuses his practice on the structuring, formation, and ongoing management of private equity, venture capital and real estate funds through domestic and international securities offerings. He also advises clients on joint ventures, private equity investments and general corporate matters.

Mr. Anderson has significant experience advising emerging technology and internet companies. In addition, he has spent 18 months on the ground in the Middle East/Gulf states and has assisted clients on a broad range of issues from Shari’ah-compliant financing to cross-border transactions.




Professional Experience

Prior to joining Goodwin, Mr. Anderson was an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Patton Boggs. He has served as a resident teaching fellow at the Qatar University College of Law. Following completion of a master's degree in taxation, Mr. Anderson was a tax accountant in the New York office of Ernst & Young.

Mr. Anderson serves as a mediator in the Multi-Door Dispute Resolution Division of the D.C. Superior Court. He has served as a board member and secretary of the Fulbright Association National Capitol Area Chapter and on the Associate Advisory Committee of the Patton Boggs Foundation. He is a member of the District of Columbia Bar Association and the New York State Bar Association.

Mr. Anderson was selected for a Fulbright Fellowship to Qatar by the United States Department of State in 2008-09.

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J.D., 2010
University of Pennsylvania
Arabic Language Certificate, 2009
Middlebury College
M.A., 2005
University of Washington
B.A., 2004
University of Washington



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