John Goodman's practice focuses on providing strategic advice on all aspects of critical legal decisions, focusing on M&A, litigation management, real estate, and General Counsel services. From 1998-2005, John Goodman served as the Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary for a privately-held Silicon Valley company with global operations and annual revenues of approximately $1 billion.
As his company's primary board and investor contact, Mr. Goodman worked closely with lenders and financial sponsors. He held primary responsibility for over 40 significant capital transactions completed during his tenure, including acquisitions, divestitures, S-1 filings, debt and equity offerings, financings, and recapitalizations. Since 2005, Mr. Goodman has leveraged his legal and operational expertise to deliver a practical, flexible, and unique service offering to his client base at Pacific Advisors.
Mr. Goodman holds B.S. and J.D. degrees from the University of Oregon.
John Park's practice focuses on providing legal support to technology-focused start-up companies and working with them through their life cycle to liquidity events. Mr. Park also provides litigation management services to his corporate clients. Mr. Park has spent most of his career at two premier law firms, Davis Polk & Wardwell in New York and Hong Kong and Fenwick & West in Palo Alto and San Francisco. Mr. Park has managed large M&A and capital transactions for both public and private companies.
Mr. Park has recently worked with Mr. Goodman in a transaction management role. Mr. Park's public clients have included Morgan Stanley, Cisco, Silicon Image, Interwoven, Verisign, Flextronics, Veritas, and AT&T, and private clients have included Alphablox (acquired by IBM), IGN (acquired by News Corp.), Allbusiness.com (developed by Centrata) and Greenlight.com (acquired by CarsDirect.com). Before working as an attorney, Mr. Park worked as a strategy consultant in New York at First Manhattan Consulting Group.
Mr. Park graduated with honors from Harvard College (A.B. magna cum laude) and Harvard Law School (J.D. magna cum laude)
Pacific Advisors is also fortunate to work frequently with the following outstanding professional firms to bring additional service and increased value to our clients:
Terrenova Capital Partners • Fenwick and West, LLP • Zupancic-Rathbone, LLP
MD Sassi & Co. • Commerce Company • Cascade Advisors • MW Pepper & Assoc.
GCA-Savvian • American Industrial Partners • Bay Laurel Capital