Rachel Rodriguez, Elliott Kwok Levine & Jaroslaw LLP

Rachel Rodriguez


+1 (646) 777-4515   |   rrodriguez@ekljnlaw.com



Rutgers University School of Law, J.D., cum laude
Rutgers University, B.A.


New York
New Jersey
U.S. District Court, District of New Jersey
U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York

Rachel’s practice focuses on complex commercial disputes, including business torts, contract disputes, M&A litigation, shareholder derivative claims, misappropriation of trade secrets, unfair competition claims and antitrust matters in the pharmaceutical space. She has represented clients ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 companies, in state and federal court litigation, mediation, and international arbitration, including the founder and CEO of a Fortune 100 company in a multibillion-dollar shareholder derivative litigation.

Rachel also represents corporations and individuals in state, federal, and international government investigations. She has defended clients in investigations by state attorney general offices, the SEC, the PCAOB, FINRA, and the World Bank.

Rachel holds a J.D. from Rutgers School of Law, where she served as a managing editor of the Rutgers Law Review. After graduating, she clerked for the Honorable Barry T. Albin in the Supreme Court of New Jersey, the state court of last resort.

Rachel spent 8 years as an associate at Latham & Watkins LLP and then joined the Litigation Department of Phillips Nizer LLP for 1.5 years. She is an avid rock climber and two-time competitor on the television show American Ninja Warrior.