Prior to attending law school, Ms. Rich was a commodity manager at 3Com and Palm Inc. During law school, she was an extern to the presiding judge in the California Sixth District Court of Appeal. She was also an extern to Judge Richard G. Seeborg in the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.
Deepa M. Rich
Deepa M. Rich is a partner in Goodwin’s Life Sciences group. She focuses her practice on general securities and corporate law, with an emphasis on representing private and public companies in the life sciences and healthcare industries. Ms. Rich counsels companies throughout their lifecycle and guides them from startup through IPO or acquisitions. She also handles regulatory matters involving the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and Nasdaq. In addition to company representation, Ms. Rich regularly represents venture capital funds with respect to their investments in companies in the life sciences and healthcare industries.
Prior to joining Goodwin in 2019, Ms. Rich has practiced in the life sciences groups at other law firms.
Ms. Rich has been recognized by the Daily Journal as a Top Healthcare Lawyer in 2020.
Santa Clara University School of Law
(Order of the Coif, cum laude)
Arizona State University
(summa cum laude)