Rakesh Beniwal focuses his practice on mergers and acquisitions, private equity and debt financings, financial restructuring and insolvency matters, and general corporate matters with a focus on the insurance industry.
While attending law school, Rakesh was employed as a child protection services worker for the State of Connecticut, where he conducted investigations into alleged abuse and neglect of children, drafted a variety of court-related petitions, and conducted oversight of compliance mechanisms helping to ensuring the adequate care of foster children.
University of Connecticut School of Law, 2017, J.D., with honors
Pace University, 2002, B.A., magna cum laude, with distinguished honors
Awards and Affiliations
Member, Connecticut Law Review
Member, Connecticut Moot Court Board
Member, International Refugee Assistance Project
Member, Student Bar Association – Finance Committee, University of Connecticut School of Law