Lauren Leonard

Senior Associate

Lauren Leonard is an associate who advises clients on a wide range of corporate law matters. She was previously a summer associate at WilmerHale. 

Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Leonard was a student attorney at the Startup Law Clinic at Boston University School of Law where she advised entrepreneurs on legal matters including corporate governance, intellectual property and financing. Previously, Ms. Leonard was a clinical manufacturing and regulatory sciences intern with Regeneron Pharmaceuticals. In those roles, she conducted studies to improve the manufacturing process and streamlined regulatory processes across multiple stages of drug product submissions, including FDA submissions and internal reports. While at the University at Buffalo, Ms. Leonard was an intern with the Erie County District Attorney’s Office and undergraduate researcher for the School of Engineering, School of Dental Medicine, and the Legal Research Program. For the School of Engineering, she designed and developed an improved endoscopic introducer for brain surgery to reduce tissue damage.

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  • Education

    • JD, Boston University School of Law, 2019

      summa cum laude

      Senior Editor, Boston University Law Review

      Edward F. Hennessey Scholar, Paul J. Liacos Distinguished Scholar, G. Joseph Tauro Distinguished Scholar, Alumni Academic Achievement Award

    • BS, Biomedical Engineering, University at Buffalo Honors College, 2016

      summa cum laude

  • Admissions

    • Massachusetts



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