Catherine Campbell

  • Knowledge Management Lawyer
  • 99 Bishopsgate
  • London EC2M 3XF
  • United Kingdom
  • T +44.20.7710.1016


Catherine Campbell is a knowledge management lawyer in Latham & Watkins' Mergers & Acquisitions Practice. Before joining the knowledge management team, Ms. Campbell was an associate in the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice. Prior to joining Latham, Ms. Campbell was an associate at an international law firm in London.



Ms. Campbell's representative transactions include advising:

  • Burford Capital Limited, the world’s largest provider of investment capital and risk solutions for litigation, on its acquisition of Firstassist Legal Expenses, the UK’s leading after-the-event litigation insurance provider
  • A. O. Smith Corporation on its US$400 million acquisition of Lochinvar Corporation, a privately held leading manufacturer of high-efficiency boilers
  • Ares Management LLC on its acquisition of Indicus Advisors, a UK investment manager specializing in European leveraged finance, a global structured corporate client
  • ABN AMRO (formerly Fortis Bank Netherlands) on the sale of its “Prime Fund Solutions” global fund administration and custody business to Credit Suisse
  • Troika Dialog Group on the US$1 billion acquisition of Industrial Union of Donbass Corporation, a group of steel companies operating across Central and Eastern Europe*
  • A high net worth individual on a sports and leisure joint venture in Russia*
  • Amtel-Vredestein N.V. a Russian tyre manufacturer on its US$150 million IPO on the London Stock Exchange*
  • Open Joint Stock Commercial Bank Nadra, a Ukrainian bank on aspects of its loan portfolio and various related restructuring matters*
  • A Swiss metals manufacturer on a joint venture to establish a processing and production plant in Kazakhstan*
  • JSC KazMunaiGas Exploration Production, a Kazakh oil and gas company on its US$1 billion acquisition of 50% of CITIC Canada Energy Limited, a company operating a large Kazakh field, from CITIC Group, a Chinese listed company, as well as advised the same company on two further oil and gas acquisitions in Kazakhstan*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

Thought Leadership

  • 2019 Is Different From 2008: 4 European Restructuring Developments for Private Equity Firms to Consider  -  July 02, 2019
  • Cornerstone Investments: A Foundation for Private Equity-Sponsored IPO Exits  -  June 27, 2019
  • Is Artificial Intelligence Set to Transform Private Equity Dealmaking?  -  June 25, 2019
  • Making Your Carve-Out a Clean Cut -  April 25, 2019
  • 5 Antitrust Trends for Private Equity to Watch -  March 21, 2019
  • Are Private Equity Bank Buyouts Set to Soar?  -  March 21, 2019
  • Litigation Funding: Private Equity Investment Opportunity and Portfolio Risk Management Tool -  March 15, 2019
  • Will Regulatory Reform Make Cryptoassets the Next Buyout Boom for Private Equity?  -  March 13, 2019
  • Private Equity Buyers Poised to Reap W&I Insurance Benefits  -  January 10, 2019
  • Growth Of Large-Cap Consortium Bids Tests Popularity Of Proprietary Bids — But What Are the Challenges for Private Equity?  -  January 09, 2019
  • New National Security Threat to UK Private Equity Deals  -  November 06, 2018
  • Warranty and Indemnity Insurance: Practical Pointers -  May 12, 2017
  • M&A Deal Terms in 2017: What Can Deal Teams Expect? -  May 11, 2017
Bar Qualification
  • England and Wales (Solicitor)
  • LPC, Nottingham Trent University, 2005
  • LLB, University of Nottingham, 2004
  • Communications
  • Retail & Consumer Products
  • Oil & Gas
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Financial Regulatory
  • Private Equity
  • Africa Practice