Rudri Patel

Rudri Patel

Small Business and Travel Rewards Expert Contributor

Expertise

Finance, small business, travel

Highlights

  • Attorney, specialization in bankruptcy, collections and corporate law
  • Freelance writer with work in several national and local outlets
  • Co-founder and co-editor of the nonprofit The Sunlight Press
  • Writing instructor at Writers.com

Experience

Rudri Bhatt Patel is a former attorney turned writer, editor and instructor. Her work has appeared in The Washington Post, Business Insider, Legal Zoom, Civil Eats, Saveur, Dame Magazine, ESPN, the Phoenix New Times and elsewhere. She also co-owns and manages a nonprofit, The Sunlight Press. She writes branded content for finance, law, travel and food for various companies. 

Rudri earned her bachelor’s degree in political science and a master’s degree in English from the University of Texas at Dallas. She graduated from Southern Methodist University School of Law in 2000.

She has practiced bankruptcy, collections and corporate law in Texas.

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Personal Quote

"As a former bankruptcy attorney, I have extensive knowledge of the importance of personal finance. My unique experience in the legal and writing realm allows me to discuss topics related to personal finance and credit cards in a relatable, but informative manner."

Education & Honors

  • Bachelor’s degree in political science and a master’s degree in English from the University of Texas at Dallas
  • Graduated from Southern Methodist University School of Law in 2000

Professional Groups

  • American Society of Journalists and Authors (ASJA)
  • Authors Guild

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