Prior to joining Goodwin, Mr. Tao was a student counsel at the Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic at University of Pennsylvania Law School. Under the supervision of clinic instructors, he advised clients on business formation, contracts, charity, and employment issues. His clients were public interest startups.
Mr. Tao has a strong interest in criminal justice reform. He was a student intern at the Defender Association of Philadelphia and the Pennsylvania Innocence Project.At Penn Law, Mr. Tao was an Executive Editor for Asian Law Review and an Associate Editor for Journal of Business Law.