Janine Tougas is an associate in the Business Law Department, and a member of its Private Equity group. Ms. Tougas’s work covers a broad variety of corporate matters, including representation of investors, issuers and portfolio companies in mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, spinoffs, leveraged buyouts, growth equity investments, venture capital financing, reorganizations and general corporate matters. Ms. Tougas works with companies across a variety of industries, including internet and technology, financial services, capital goods and manufacturing, insurance, healthcare, communications, and consumer products. Ms. Tougas joined the firm in 2017. She is admitted to practice in Connecticut only; her application to the D.C. bar is pending. She is working under the supervision of the partners at Goodwin.

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Professional Activities
  • American Bar Association
  • Connecticut Bar Association
Professional Experience

Prior to joining Goodwin, Ms. Tougas was an associate at a boutique corporate law firm in Stamford, Connecticut. While in law school, she also interned for The Hon. Henry J. Boroff in the U.S. Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts.  


While attending law school, Ms. Tougas received the CALI Award for Excellence in Real Property Law, and served as the Assistant Managing Editor of the University of Connecticut School of Law’s International Law Journal.  






J.D., 2014
University of Connecticut School of Law
B.B.A., Finance with a concentration in Investments, 2010
University of Massachusetts



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