Ethan Dowling



Ethan Dowling is an associate in the Boston office and a member of Orrick's Technology Companies Group.  

Ethan advises high-growth technology companies and venture capital firms in many areas, including corporate governance and securities law, general formation matters, venture capital financings, debt raises, mergers and acquisitions, and other strategic transactions.  Ethan advises companies in the life sciences, crypto/blockchain, energy technologies, biotech, healthcare, and software sectors, among others.

Ethan began his legal career as a civil litigator at a regional defense firm in Boston. Additionally, while in law school Ethan was on the Editorial Board of the Northeastern Law Review, clerked for a Massachusetts trial court judge, and worked in the U.S. Attorney's Office in Boston. He brings with him the necessary organization, attention to detail, and advocacy for his clients that he learned as a litigator and now applies it to his corporate role here at Orrick.