Monica Patel is an associate in the firm’s Business Law Department and a member of its ERISA & Executive Compensation group. She joined Goodwin in 2014.
Ms. Patel advises a wide variety of clients, including both public and private companies, on employee benefit and compensation issues, as well as tax and securities law issues, in connection with mergers and acquisitions, financings, initial public offerings and other corporate transactions. In addition, she represents employers and executives in the negotiation, design and implementation of employment, severance and change in control arrangements, deferred compensation plans, and equity and other incentive compensation plans and arrangements.
Prior to joining Goodwin, Ms. Patel was an associate at Jackson Lewis PC.
While attending law school, Ms. Patel was a managing editor for the Minnesota Law Review.
University of Minnesota Law School
(magna cum laude)
University of California, Berkeley