Lauren J. Paylor

Lauren J. Paylor
New York
+1 321 431 3404

Lauren J. Paylor is an Associate in the Technology group at Goodwin.

Areas of Practice

Professional Experience

Prior to joining Goodwin, Lauren was an Associate in the Mergers and Acquisitions group at Ballard Spahr LLP. She has also worked for the General Counsel at Owl Rock Capital (n/k/a Blue Owl Capital), the Mergers and Acquisitions group at Morgan Stanley, and the Financial Services Risk and Regulatory group at PricewaterhouseCoopers.

Professional Activities

Lauren is the Co-Chair of Fordham Law’s Business and Financial Law Alumni Affinity Group.

In law school, Lauren served as Managing Editor of the Fordham International Law Journal and was a Legal Writing Teacher’s Assistant. She was also a member of the school’s Securities Litigation clinic and served as President of the Media and Entertainment Law Society and Vice President of the Art Law Society.

In college, Lauren was Editor-in-Chief of Rival Magazine and an intern at Rolling Stone.




Fordham University School of Law


Duke University



  • New York

Recognition & Awards

In law school, Lauren received the Fordham Legal Writing Award, Mark W. Kenny Memorial Scholarship, and Archibald R. Murray Public Service Student Award.


  • Presenter, “Key Start-Up Legal Matters” at the FIT DTech Innovation Lab, August 2022
  • Presenter, “Key Start-Up Legal Matters” at the MassChallenge Israel Roadshow, November 2022