About this office:
Shipman & Goodwin represents many of the leading businesses, institutions, individuals, and government entities.
With more than 150 lawyers practicing from offices throughout Connecticut and Washington, DC, our firm has experience in a number of industry sectors, including education, government, financial services, health care, non-profit organizations, emerging and middle market companies, real estate development, energy and telecommunications, franchising, retail, and software and IT.
Since our founding in 1919, the attorneys in our firm have demonstrated their commitment to community support through board memberships of charitable and civic organizations, as advisors to government, and in substantial donations of time to such organizations.
We bring that same level of personal commitment to each of our client relationships, and invite you to learn more about the Shipman & Goodwin difference at shipmangoodwin.com.
Specific Practice & Industry Groups Details:
Statement of Practice Summary:
General Practice; Administrative Law; Alternative Dispute Resolution; Antitrust And Trade Regulation; Appellate Practice; Bankruptcy; Closely Held Business Law; College and University Law; Commercial Finance; Construction Law; Commercial Litigation; Contracts; Corporate Transactions; Corporate Law; E-Discovery; Employee Benefits; Education Law; Energy; Erisa Litigation; Environmental Law; Finance; Franchise Litigation; Health Care; Immigration and Naturalization; Intellectual Property; Labor And Employment; Litigation; Land Use; Nonprofit and Charitable Organizations; Mergers And Acquisitions; Municipal Law; Pensions; White Collar Crime; Products Liability; Public Finance; Real Estate; Securities; Securities Litigation; Taxation; Tax Exempt Organizations; Trusts And Estates; Venture Capital; White Collar Defense.
Documents by Lawyers at this office
The SEC’s Proposed Crowdfunding Rules: May Not Be a Crowd Pleaser
Donna L. Brooks,J. Dormer Stephen, November 5, 2013
On October 23, 2013, the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) released proposed rules under the Jumpstart Our Business Startups (“JOBS”) Act to permit companies to offer and sell securities through crowdfunding. Companies have been able to use crowdfunding to raise...
Judge Scheindlin Sanctions Party for Pre-Litigation Destruction of Electronic Documents
Alison P. Baker,Vaughan Finn,Diane C. Polletta, September 10, 2013
Judge Shira Scheindlin is well known as one of the preeminent authorities on electronic discovery, commonly known as e-discovery. Her groundbreaking opinions in the Zubulake v. UBS Warburg line of cases addressed such hot-button topics as the scope of a party’s duty to preserve electronic...
Year Established: 1919
Law Firm Affiliations: INTERLAW