Rickie Sonpal is a member of the firm's Business Transactions Group. Mr. Sonpal has a broad-based transactional, commercial, and counseling practice that encompasses mergers and acquisitions, private equity and venture capital transactions, partnerships and joint ventures, commercial contractual matters, and general corporate matters.
Mr. Sonpal is also a member of the firm's Sustainability Group, assisting clients in connection with renewable energy transactions, and a member of the firm’s Finance Group, representing both borrowers and lenders in debt financings transactions.
Mr. Sonpal previously practiced law in the New York offices of Friedman Kaplan Seiler & Adelman LLP and Shearman & Sterling LLP. He served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Peter K. Leisure, U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. Prior to attending law school, he was an investigator of police misconduct with the New York City Civilian Complaint Review Board.