Elijah Soko is a corporate lawyer who represents public and private companies on transactional law matters, including formation, governance, and mergers and acquisitions. He was a summer associate at WilmerHale in 2019.

Prior to joining the firm, Mr. Soko was a legal intern with Greater Boston Legal Services where he was an advocate for low-income taxpayers in legal disputes with the IRS and the Massachusetts Department of Revenue. Mr. Soko was previously a corporate governance intern at Fidelity International (London, UK). In that role he reviewed, analyzed and formulated voting decisions regarding portfolio company proxy statements. Mr. Soko was also a legal intern at Bright Horizons Family Solutions (NYSE: BFAM) where he assisted the legal department in facets of contract drafting, negotiation and execution.

Mr. Soko is a regular contributor to the WilmerHale Launch blog.

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  • Education

    • JD, Northeastern University School of Law, 2020

    • BA, Government, minor in Geography, Dartmouth College, 2016

  • Admissions

    • Massachusetts

  • Languages

    • Shona