Rimon Law Welcomes Seasoned Transactional Lawyer Theodore Ghorra as Partner in its New York Office
News Theodore (Ted) Ghorra · September 04, 2018
Rimon Law welcomes corporate and capital markets attorney Theodore Ghorra, who has closed hundreds of corporate and capital market transactions, as a Partner on their Corporate Team in the firm’s New York office.
Mr. Ghorra joins Rimon from Nixon Peabody LLP, where he was a Partner.
Among the hundreds of transactions closed by Mr. Ghorra include public and private offerings, as well as a variety of other transactional matters. In addition, Mr. Ghorra also represents clients in addressing their needs by partnering with practice area specific colleagues on IP, realty, litigation, life science, executive compensation, medical device, white collar, consumer product, estate planning and other client related issues.
Prior to working at Nixon Peabody, Mr. Ghorra worked as a senior associate with Proskauer LLP in New York City.
At Rimon, Mr. Ghorra brings his transactional law expertise to a national Corporate Team of over 40 Partners, including Peng Chen, John Hanley, Ella Cohen, Lillian Stenfeldt, and Maxim Waldbaum who also joined Rimon this year. The Corporate Team advises companies ranging from early-stage enterprises to large public corporations, as well as financial institutions, on almost every type of corporate matter. With Rimon’s decentralized business model, Mr. Ghorra can customize his practice to fit the needs of his varied base of clients, individually.
“We are very excited to have Ted on our team,” said Michael Moradzadeh, Rimon’s CEO. “His reputation for excellence and deep transactional experience will complement the rest of our corporate team to better serve our private and public corporate clients.”
“I am genuinely excited to be joining Rimon, a forward-thinking firm - with a deep and rapidly growing bench of talented and high-quality individuals - which is effectively addressing the changing needs of clients in a way that is overdue. I look forward to being a part of Rimon and to continuing to serve clients in a cost-efficient, responsive and substantial manner across a broad spectrum of matters,” said Mr. Ghorra.
Mr. Ghorra earned a J.D. from the Brooklyn Law School, where he was a Lisle Merit Scholar, Class of 1968 Merit Scholar, Articles Editor of Law Review and Dean’s List Awardee. He’s active in pro bono matters and has represented pro bono clients in the areas of Healthcare, Catholic School Education, the Holocaust Project and the arts.
Rimon has 20 offices across three continents. The firm is widely known as being at the vanguard of legal innovation. The firm has been repeatedly recognized by the Financial Times as one of North America's most innovative law firms. The firm’s Managing Partners were both named ‘Legal Rebels’ by the American Bar Association’s ABA Journal and have spoken on innovations in the practice of law at Harvard and Stanford Law Schools. Rimon and its lawyers have also received numerous awards for excellence, including from Best Lawyers and Chambers.