Rahul Patel focuses on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic corporate transactions as a member of our Mergers & Acquisitions practice. Rahul recently completed a term of service on our Policy Committee, the firm’s governing and management group. He has been at the firm for over twenty years. 

Rahul represents leading companies and private equity funds such as General Electric, HD Supply, H.I.G. Capital, Kemira Chemicals, Mahindra & Mahindra, Oxford Industries, Roper Technologies, SunTrust Banks, the Avantha Group, T.V. Asia and UPS in a broad range of merger and acquisition, joint venture, and other control and non-control transactions. A significant portion of Rahul’s corporate work focuses on cross-border transactions.

Rahul has been rated as a leading mergers and acquisitions lawyer by Chambers Global, Chambers USA, Chambers Asia-Pacific and Legal 500. He was appointed by the Florida governor (and confirmed by the Florida senate) to the University of Florida Board of Trustees. Rahul also serves as a member of the Board of Directors of Crawford & Company (NYSE), the Shands Jacksonville Medical Center, and the Westminster Schools.

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B.A., University of Florida, with honors

J.D., University of Florida, with honors