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Purvi Sanghvi

Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP
Manager of Financial Business Analysis
New York, NY, USA

Purvi Sanghvi is the Manager of Financial Business Analysis for Patterson Belknap Webb & Tyler LLP, a New York City-based law firm recognized on The American Lawyer's "A-List" of elite firms nationally. In this newly created role, Purvi oversees pricing management, develops and analyzes alternative fee arrangements, and creates budgets for complex client matters, including significant case budgets in areas such as financial crisis and patent litigation. She participates in the analysis of client and firm profitability and is a leader of the firm's LPM (Legal Project Management) initiative.  

Prior to joining Patterson Belknap, Purvi served as Director, Client Services for Howrey LLP. In this role, she created Howrey's Client Finance department, which assisted the firm's partners in managing their books of business. She managed this department, which was staffed with MBA professionals who created customized client/case budgets, performed ad hoc client and pricing analysis, and negotiated pricing terms. She often worked directly with the firm's clients on specific financial issues. Purvi also has helped design an introductory budgeting course for a group of in-house counsel at a Fortune 100 company.

Purvi previously served as the Manager of Financial Planning and Analysis at Crowell & Moring, LLP. Before joining the legal services field, Purvi served in the corporate finance and sales departments at Unilever North America. She earned her undergraduate degree in Finance and International Management from Boston University and her MBA from Boston College.


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