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A partner in the employee benefits practice at Morgan Lewis and a member of the cross-practice global workforce team, Zaitun Poonja counsels in all areas of executive compensation for startups, emerging growth companies, and public companies. She advises large multinational corporations, and publicly and privately held companies in numerous global industries—including technology, pharmaceutical, and life sciences—on implementation of equity compensation programs in US and foreign jurisdictions. She counsels public and private companies in connection with merger and acquisition transactions, spin-offs, initial public offerings and venture financing. For more information, please view her bio at


Hollins University, 1974, B.A.; Stanford Law School, 1986, J.D.