Niraj A. Patel - McDermott Will & Emery


Niraj A. Patel focuses his practice on all aspects of corporate due diligence in the context of asset/equity purchases, mergers and acquisitions, and corporate restructuring involving the health care, life sciences, media, hospitality and commercial real estate industries. Niraj also helps the Firm’s transactional lawyers in utilizing technology to create and execute efficient and cost-effective workflows within the context of transactional and non-transactional contract reviews.

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  • Lead Discovery Counsel for national public accounting firm in connection with investigations by the Security and Exchanges Commission and the Public Company Accounting Oversight Board
  • Assisted with responding to government investigations involving large scale document management/review and the utilization of artificial intelligence and predictive coding in the healthcare and hospitality industries
  • Key diligence and transactional support involving more than 2,000 intellectual property license and research agreements pertaining to a multibillion-dollar transaction involving the pharmaceutical services industry

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Loyola University of Chicago School of Law, JD, 2004
University of Wisconsin – Madison, BBA, 2000


US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois