Ms. Patel spends a significant amount of time participating in the representation of private credit direct lenders in loans to public companies, privately-owned companies and portfolio companies of numerous private equity funds, as well as on opportunities in existing credits and in bespoke credit structures for stressed and distressed companies.
Ms. Patel also counsels pro bono clients on not-for-profit corporation law and general corporate governance and has worked on asylum and other immigration matters.
Prior to joining Weil, Ms. Patel was a finance associate at another international law firm.
Ms. Patel received her J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School, where she was a Dean’s Scholar and an Articles Editor for the Michigan Business & Entrepreneurial Law Review, and her B.A., magna cum laude, from New York University.
Ms. Patel is fluent in Gujarati and is proficient in Hindi and Spanish.