John D. Corrigan is a counsel in the firm's Technology Companies and Life Sciences groups. Mr. Corrigan’s principal focus is in advising public and private companies and investors in M&A transactions, including both domestic and cross-border deals. He represents technology and life sciences companies across a number of industries, including software, hardware, cryptocurrency, healthcare IT, biotech, pharmaceutical and recruitment. He also represents venture capital and private equity funds focusing on technology and life sciences companies.

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Mr. Corrigan’s representation of startup and later-stage companies includes mergers and acquisitions and other strategic matters, as well as pre-incorporation planning, general company representation and counseling, venture capital financings and joint ventures.

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Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Galecto, a novel therapeutic development company, in its acquisition of PharmAkea, Inc. and corporate restructuring
  • Health Catalyst in its acquisition of Able Health
  • Lyft in a strategic transaction with Gett
  • 4INFO in its sale to Cadent TV
  • Xapo in the sale of its institutional bitcoin custody business to Coinbase
  • DCM Ventures in various sale events as investor counsel
  • Power Advocate, a data analytics company providing spend intelligence, cost intelligence, and supply chain solutions to the energy industry, in its sale to Verisk Analytics
  • Singtel / Amobee in its acquisition of Videology for $117.3 million (in a successful stalking-horse process out of bankruptcy)
  • PillPack, an online pharmaceutical company, in its sale to Amazon
  • Monotype Imaging, in its acquisition of Olapic, a visual marketing platform
  • Ramphastos / VoiceTrust GmbH, in its merger with LumenVox
  • TeraDiode, a direct diode laser manufacturer, in the sale of its industrial laser business to Panasonic
  • New Leaf Venture Partners in its investment into BrightInsight
  • Galecto in its $35 million milestone financing
  • AbleTo, a technology-enabled behavioral healthcare platform, in its $36 million financing
  • EverTrue, a fundraising platform for educational institutions, in its $6 million financing
  • FirstFuel, a cloud-based customer engagement platform delivering customer energy-use information to providers throughout North America and Europe, in its $11 million financing led by Energy Impact Partners
Professional Experience

Prior to joining Goodwin in 2014, Mr. Corrigan was an associate in the New York office of Winston & Strawn LLP, focusing on private equity and finance matters.

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J.D., 2011
St. John's University School of Law
B.S., 2006
University of Rhode Island


While attending law school, Mr. Corrigan was the managing editor of the St. John’s Law Review.



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