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Nakul Goenka

Hometown: Nagpur, India

Prior Education: BSL.LLB. from ILS Law College, Pune, India

What I Did Before Law School: Worked as an associate at AZB & Partners, India.

Why I Chose Penn Law: Penn has an incredible alum network all around the world which I wanted to tap into. It is also one of the best schools for corporate law and cross-discipline coursework with Wharton made it really difficult to not accept the admission offer.

My Best Experience at Penn Law: The Entrepreneurship Legal Clinic. I learned ALOT through clinical education. 

Professor Who Influenced Me Most: Professor George Casey and Rick D’Avino. Both are extremely engaging and bring real world experiences into the classroom.

My Favorite Course: Cross Border M&A.

What I gained from the WBLC certificate program: The ability to understand business concepts better and the confidence to interact with business folks in their own language. 

What I’m Most Proud Of: The fact that in 9  months, I was able to make 100+ new friends from all over the world. Truly amazing!  

My Extracurricular Activities at Penn Law:  Basketball, Soccer, Pro-Bono.

My Favorite Place or Activity on the University Campus: Chilling at the Hagga Lounge.