Monika Chawla

Monika Chawla

Monika Chawla
New York
+1 212 813 8941

Monika Chawla is an associate in Goodwin’s Business Law department and a member of its Life Sciences group. Monika represents private and public companies in a broad range of transactions, including mergers and acquisitions, capital markets transactions, and venture financing deals. She also counsels companies on ongoing corporate matters.

While attending law school, Monika was a legal intern at the United States Securities and Exchange Commission, and a student attorney at Villanova Law’s Federal Tax Clinic. She also served as Staff Writer and Managing Editor of Production of the Villanova Law Review.


  • Societal CDMO, Inc. in its $35.6 million concurrent public offerings of common and preferred stock*
  • Represented Renovacor, Inc. in its sale to Rocket Pharmaceuticals, Inc.*
*Denotes experience prior to joining Goodwin

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Goodwin, Monika was an associate in the New York office of Troutman Pepper Hamilton Sanders LLP.




Villanova University School of Law

(Managing Editor of Production, Villanova Law Review)

BAPolitical Science2016

University of Delaware

(with distinction) 



  • New York

Recognition & Awards

  • IL Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD Scholar)