Morgan Mordecai, an associate in the firm's Litigation Department, concentrates her practice on government and internal investigations, white-collar criminal defense, M&A-related litigation, securities litigation, and complex business litigation matters. Ms. Mordecai joined Goodwin in 2011.
Ms. Mordecai has represented a wide variety of clients, including public corporations, private equity firms, and financial services providers. She has represented multiple clients in matters related to compliance with the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, including assisting with SEC investigations, DOJ investigations, internal investigations, and compliance advice. Additionally, she has experience in a range of complex litigation matters, including M&A-related litigation and post-closing disputes.
Ms. Mordecai is a member of the Boston Bar Association.
Prior to joining Goodwin, Ms. Mordecai worked as a Special Assistant District Attorney for the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office from 2010 to 2011. In that capacity, she prosecuted numerous felony and misdemeanor cases, conducting several bench and jury trials and arguing dozens of dispositive and evidentiary motions.
While in law school, Ms. Mordecai was a member of The George Washington Law Review. Additionally, she was the 2010 recipient of the Henry R. Berger Award for Excellence in Tort Law.
The George Washington University Law School
(with high honors)
University of Delaware
(summa cum laude)