Michael Jabbawy is an associate in the firm's Technology Companies Group.
Mr. Jabbawy advises technology and other emerging companies at all stages of maturity, including formation, initial funding, expansion and exit. He also represents leading private equity and venture capital funds in connection with portfolio company investments, and on-going SEC filing compliance matters. Mr. Jabbawy counsels issuers and underwriters in connection with initial public offerings and represented buyers and sellers in mergers and acquisitions. He also regularly advises companies on intellectual property, employment, equity compensation and corporate governance matters.
Mr. Jabbawy is a key contributor to Goodwin Procter’s Founders Workbench, an online resource for start-ups, emerging companies and the entrepreneurial community. He joined Goodwin Procter in 2011.
Mr. Jabbawy is an active member of the Neighborhood Business Initiative, a program founded and run by Goodwin Procter to bring pro bono legal services to low-income entrepreneurs in underserved communities. He is also a member of the Volunteer Lawyer for the Arts of MA, an organization which provides legal services to artists in Massachusetts. Mr. Jabbawy has also provided pro bono legal services to the Art Resource Collaborative for Kids, a non-profit that empowers children with arts education to fosters culture and community. He is also a regular participant in the firm’s Project Citizenship clinic.
While attending law school, Mr. Jabbawy was a senior member of the Brooklyn Law School Journal of Law & Policy.
Prior to joining Goodwin Procter, Mr. Jabbawy was an associate in the New York office of Cahill Gordon & Reindel LLP.
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