Podcast Episode 17: Sonal Agarwal, Associate

13 October 2020 Foley Career Perspectives Blog
Authors: Alexis P. Robertson Sonal Agarwal

This episode of The Path & The Practice features a discussion with Sonal Agarwal. Sonal is an associate in Foley’s Madison office where she is an intellectual property attorney focused on patent prosecution. Sonal shares about growing up in India and coming to the U.S. for graduate school. She discusses her decision to pursue patent law instead of staying on a more traditional career path for an electrical engineer. Sonal also reflects on life as a law student when she had two young children and was commuting between Madison and Chicago and provides great advice on how to succeed in law school. Listen to the full discussion below.  

Sonal's Profile: 

  • Title: Associate
  • Practice Area: Intellectual Property
  • Foley Office: Madison
  • Hometown: Jhansi, India
  • College: Rajiv Gandhi Proudyogiki
    Vishwavidyalaya, India
  • Law School: University of Wisconsin Law School


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