Walt Cosby is an associate in the firm’s ERISA & Executive Compensation practice and assists with a wide range of compensation and benefits matters. Mr. Cosby advises public and private companies on tax and securities law issues in connection with mergers and acquisitions, financings, initial public offerings and other corporate transactions. 
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Mr. Cosby works with start-up and emerging growth companies in technology, healthcare and life sciences throughout all stages of the corporate life cycle, advising on compensation matters at the time of incorporation, and in connection with venture capital financings, public offerings, and mergers and acquisitions.

Professional Experience
Prior to joining Goodwin, Mr. Cosby worked in-house at a large New York banking institution where he focused on compliance, product development, safety and soundness matters, corporate governance, banking supervision and enforcement support, and corporate social responsibility. He also practiced as a corporate associate at Alston & Bird for several years in Washington, D.C. prior to relocating to New York.
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Mr. Cosby is a member of The First Tee. 






J.D., 2016
Emory University School of Law
B.A., 2012
Georgetown College



New York
District of Columbia
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