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Technology & Life Sciences

Turning ideas into companies.

With a full-service team of attorneys spread across offices in Boston, New York, San Francisco, Silicon Valley and Washington, D.C., our Technology & Life Sciences attorneys help clients find the strategic paths that foster growth and minimize risk across all phases of the corporate life cycle.

We work with more than 1,000 technology and life sciences companies, 200 venture capital and private equity firms, and many of the leading investment banks worldwide. We take pride in understanding our clients’ businesses, share their entrepreneurial spirit and drive, and provide counsel in connection with company formation, venture financings, intellectual property protection and transactions, IPOs, mergers and acquisitions and other corporate matters. Our industries of focus include software, hardware, online content and commerce, IT services, clean tech, biotech, pharma, diagnostics, medical devices and healthcare IT, among others.

Illustrating our attorneys’ dedication to clients in these sectors, Goodwin Procter’s Technology & Life Sciences Group is frequently ranked among the most active legal advisors in the industry. U.S. News-Best Lawyers recently recognized us as “Biotechnology Law Firm of the Year” for the second year in a row. Bloomberg, BioPharm Insight, CapitalIQ, Pitchbook, Private Equity Analyst and PrivCo each ranked us in the top five most active firms for technology and life sciences industry venture financings, technology licensing agreements, IPOs and M&A exits in 2012 and 2013.

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