Stephen M. Davis is a partner in Goodwin Procter’s Business Law Department and a member of the Technology Companies Group and the Life Sciences, Capital Markets, and Clean Tech Practices.
He has extensive experience in several areas of corporate practice with a focus on venture capital, corporate finance and securities, mergers and acquisitions, private equity and corporate counseling. Davis is a key contributor to the Goodwin Procter Founders Workbench, an online resource for start-ups, emerging companies, and the entrepreneurial community.
Davis has represented clients in transactions ranging from startup financings to billion-dollar plus transactions and has counseled companies in diverse industries, such as software, Internet infrastructure, applications and services, telecommunications, wireless technologies, biotech, medical devices, energy and clean tech, manufacturing, investment management, and investment banking.
Prior to joining Goodwin Procter, Davis was a shareholder in the New York office of Heller Ehrman, where he was co-chair of its corporate and venture law practice and chair of its New York business law practice.
Davis received his J.D. from Columbia Law School where he was a Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar and his B.A. from Columbia College in 1976.