- Biotechnology Industry Organization: 2016 BIO International Convention San Francisco, California, June 6-9, 2016
- Biotechnology Industry Organization: 2015 BIO International Convention Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, June 13-18, 2015
- Biotechnology Industry Organization: 2014 BIO International Convention San Diego, California June 23-26 2014
- MPM Capital’s 13th Annual Healthcare Leaders Summit Bal Harbour, Florida, May 20-21, 2014
Richard Hoffman is a partner in Goodwin’s Life Sciences Group. Mr. Hoffman is a lawyer, consultant and entrepreneur in the life sciences industry, with extensive experience in establishing new companies, negotiating and closing venture capital financings, in-licensing technologies, and developing and implementing corporate and business development strategies. He also has a successful track record in structuring, negotiating, and documenting strategic deals with both public and private companies. He joined the firm in 2016.
Mr. Hoffman was formerly a partner with WilmerHale. He has previously worked in the biotech industry, serving as a legal advisor and business consultant to numerous biotech companies. As principal at R.A. Hoffman Consulting, he provided entrepreneurs and early-stage biotechnology, medical device and healthcare information companies with advice on corporate and business development strategies and tactics.
Prior to his consulting work, Mr. Hoffman served as Vice President of Finance and Business Development at Hybridon, Inc. (now a public company, Idera Pharmaceuticals), and later served in a similar capacity at biotech company Avitech, Inc.
Columbia Law School
The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania
(magna cum laude)