Pat Mitchell


+1 617 937 2315
+1 212 479 6015

Pat Mitchell is co-chair of Cooley's emerging growth companies practice and serves on the firm's management committee. He co-founded our Boston office in 2007, is currently resident in our Boston and New York offices and practices in the areas of growth equity, private equity, venture capital, mergers and acquisitions and general corporate law. Pat regularly counsels growth stage companies in various industries, including software, media, consumer, e-commerce and mobile applications. He represents several leading growth equity, private equity and venture capital firms in connection with leveraged acquisitions, portfolio investments and matters relating to their portfolio companies.

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  • University of California, Los Angeles School of Law
    JD, 1998

  • University of Massachusetts
    BA, 1994

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+1 212 479 6015 office
+1 617 937 2400 fax

500 Boylston Street
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Boston, MA 02116-3736

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