Jared Fine, Partner
Goodwin is a leading Global 50 law firm, with 1000+ lawyers in offices across the United States, in Asia and in Europe. Our emerging companies practice offers a team that can help your business at every step of the way with legal services aimed at maximizing your position in the marketplace, for example through company formation and strategy, venture capital financing, intellectual property (patent prosecution and protection and technology licensing), corporate partnering, capital markets transactions, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance. One of the largest combined practices in the United States, the group represents more than 1,500 technology and life science companies, 200 venture capital and private equity firms and many of the leading investment banks worldwide. With expertise in industry sectors including software, hardware, online content and commerce, IT services, fintech, clean tech, biopharma, medical devices and healthcare IT, among others, the group combines significant M&A, capital markets and public company capabilities with a commitment to serving emerging companies and venture capital clients. We blend technical know-how and specific industry experience to get deals done quickly and efficiently. We draw on a firm-wide network of specialists in tax, intellectual property, real estate and executive compensation to help clients find practical, innovative solutions to their problems. We structure, negotiate and close deals for businesses of all sizes and in all stages of maturity. Our award-winning Founders Workbench is a free, online resource that helps entrepreneurs navigate many of the legal and organizational challenges faced by startups.