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Manish K. Mital

Lecturer on Law

Spring 2023

Manish K. Mital
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Manish Mital is the Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel of Braidwell, an investment firm dedicated to supporting companies that push the boundaries of medicine, science and technology to transform human health. Prior to joining Braidwell, Manish Mital was an executive at Bridgewater, focused on the firm’s institutionalization and leadership transition. Before Bridgewater, he was Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel of Halcyon Capital Management, a global investment firm managing assets in hedge funds, private equity, liquid alts, securitizations and other strategies. Mr. Mital has served on the Boards of the LSTA and the Harvard Institutional Investor Forum and the Development Committee of the Innocence Project. Mr. Mital began his career as a litigator at Williams & Connolly, after which he served as a federal enforcement official with the SEC focusing primarily on hedge and private equity fund malfeasance. Mr. Mital holds a B.S. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and a Juris Doctor from Harvard Law School.


  • B.S. Management Science Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1997
  • J.D. Harvard Law School, 2000

Academic Appointment and Employment History

  • Office of the Chairman, Bridgewater Associates (2017 - Present)
    Westport, Connecticut, United States
  • Chief Operating Officer & General Counsel, Halcyon Capital Management (2007 - 2016)
    New York, New York, United States
  • Senior Counsel, U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission, Division of Enforcement (2004 - 2007)
    New York, New York, United States
  • Associate, Williams & Connolly LLP (2000 - 2004)
    Washington, District of Columbia, United States

Bar Admissions

  • New York, United States (2005)
  • District of Columbia, United States (2001)
  • Virginia, United States (2000, inactive)