Sean Montgomery, an associate in the firm’s Technology & Life Sciences Group, represents start-ups and emerging growth companies throughout their entire corporate life cycle, guiding clients through corporate formations, corporate and securities law issues, venture capital financings, and mergers and acquisitions. He joined Goodwin in 2015.

Areas of Practice
Domaines de Pratique





Mr. Montgomery has advised on the following transactions:

Mergers and Acquisitions

  • Guidewire Software (NYSE: GWRE) in connection with its acquisition of Cyence for $275 million
  • Fitbit (NASDAQ: FIT) in connection with its acquisition of Twine Health for an undisclosed amount
  • Escher Reality in connection with its acquisition by Niantic for an undisclosed amount
  • Singapore Telecommunications Limited/Amobee in its acquisition of Turn for $310 million
  • Lifefyre in connection with its acquisition by Adobe (NASDAQ: ADBE) for an undisclosed amount
  • mBlox in connection with its acquisition by CLX Communications (SLO: CTX) for $117 million

Venture Capital

  • Segment in connection with its $64 million Series C financing
  • Poshmark in connection with venture capital financings raising an aggregate of approximately $113 million
  • Engagio in connection with its $22 million Series B financing
  • Accel Partners, August Capital, Ribbit Capital, Uncork Capital, and Long Venture Partners in numerous venture capital investments
  • Noon Home in connection with its $50 million Series B financing

Capital Markets

  • Leaf Group (NYSE: LFGR) in connection with its follow-on offering
  • TPI Composites (NASDAQ: TPIC) in connection with its follow-on offering
  • the underwriters including, Leerink Partners, in connection with the follow-on offerings of CymaBay Therapeutics (NASDAQ: CBAY)
Professional Experience

Prior to joining Goodwin, Mr. Montgomery was an associate in the Los Angeles office of Foley & Lardner LLP.

While attending law school, Mr. Montgomery externed for Chief Justice Myron T. Steele at the Supreme Court of Delaware and was the chief note and comment editor for the Loyola of Los Angeles Entertainment Law Review.

In The News


Dans les Nouvelles




Lettres de Créance



J.D., 2013
Loyola Marymount University
M.B.A., 2013
Loyola Marymount University
B.S., 2008
California State University Northridge



Get In Touch
Entrer en contact
Our clients rely on us for world-class advisory services, counsel on complex transactional work and high-stakes litigation. Specializing in matters involving the financial, life sciences, private equity, real estate, and technology industries, we use a collaborative, cross-disciplinary approach to resolve our clients’ most challenging issues. To find out more, please contact us.
Unsere Kunden verlassen sich auf uns für erstklassige Beratungsdienste, beraten über komplexe Transaktionsarbeiten und High-Stakes-Prozesse. Spezialisiert auf Angelegenheiten der Finanz-, Life-Sciences-, Private-Equity-, Immobilien-und Technologie-Industrie, verwenden wir eine kooperative, interdisziplinäre Ansatz zur Lösung unserer Kunden am schwierigsten Fragen. Um mehr zu erfahren, kontaktieren Sie uns bitte.

Nos clients comptent sur nous pour des services de conseil de classe mondiale, des conseils sur le travail transactionnel complexe et des litiges à enjeux élevés. Spécialisés dans les domaines de la finance, des sciences de la vie, du capital-investissement, de l'immobilier et de la technologie, nous utilisons une approche collaborative et interdisciplinaire pour résoudre les problèmes les plus complexes de nos clients. Pour en savoir plus, contactez-nous.


Search Other Lawyers
Recherche par Pratique