Catherine Campbell

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


Catherine Campbell is an associate in the London office of Latham & Watkins. Prior to joining Latham, Ms. Campbell was an associate at an international law firm in London. Her practice is focused on mergers and acquisitions, reorganizations and general corporate matters.



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 percent of CITIC Canada Energy Limited, a company operating a large Kazakh field, from CITIC Group, a Chinese listed company. Advised the same company on two further oil and gas acquisitions in Kazakhstan*

* Matter handled whilst at a previous firm

Thought Leadership

  • Litigation Funding: Private Equity Investment Opportunity and Portfolio Risk Management Tool -  15 March 2019
  • Will Regulatory Reform Make Cryptoassets the Next Buyout Boom for Private Equity?  -  13 March 2019
  • Private Equity Buyers Poised to Reap W&I Insurance Benefits  -  10 January 2019
  • Growth Of Large-Cap Consortium Bids Tests Popularity Of Proprietary Bids — But What Are the Challenges for Private Equity?  -  09 January 2019
  • New National Security Threat to UK Private Equity Deals  -  06 November 2018
  • Warranty and Indemnity Insurance: Practical Pointers -  12 May 2017
  • M&A Deal Terms in 2017: What Can Deal Teams Expect? -  11 May 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