Anthony J. Richmond

  • Partner
  • Etony.richmond@lw.com
  • 140 Scott Drive
  • Menlo Park, CA 94025
  • USA
  • T +1.650.463.2643
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Profile

Tony Richmond serves market-leading companies on large-scale and cross-border corporate matters, including mergers and acquisitions and public financings. He serves as Co-Chair of the Retail & Consumer Products Industry Group.

Mr. Richmond regularly represents private equity investors and their portfolio companies in significant transactions and acts as outside general counsel for several public companies.

He excels at maintaining long-term relationships with sophisticated clients, leveraging his experience facilitating more than US$80 billion in public financings in the last 10 years.

Mr. Richmond chairs the firm’s Audit Committee as well as the Initiatives Committee. Prior to his legal career, he worked with a Big 4 public accounting firm. He is licensed as a Certified Public Accountant (inactive status).

Experience

Mr. Richmond’s representative clients include:

  • American Airlines
  • Broadcom
  • A leading transportation network company
  • A leading online hospitality company
  • Indigo Partners
  • Perella Weinberg Growth Equity

Thought Leadership

  • Boardroom Perspectives: Proxy Access – Preparing for the 2017 Proxy Season -  January 17, 2017
  • Activism: Every Season is Now Open Season -  November 03, 2014
  • The JOBS Act, Two Years Later -  April 04, 2014
  • Interpretive Issues Related to Recent Changes to the New York Power of Attorney Law -  January 27, 2010
  • Convertible Bonds in 2006 – Not Your Father’s Converts -  September 20, 2006
Mr. Richmond, Co-Chair of Latham’s Retail & Consumer Products Industry Group, was highlighted as a Key Individual by Chambers USA 2013 – Retail. Ranked in Band 3, sources stated, "The quality of their work is great, and what sets them apart from others is their responsiveness; they seem to be on call 24/7, they reply immediately and it's unbelievable."
Bar Qualification
  • California
Education
  • JD, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, 1988
  • BS, University of California, Berkeley, 1982
Industries
  • Aerospace, Defense & Government Services
  • Semiconductors
  • Retail & Consumer Products
Practices
  • Capital Markets
  • Public Company Representation
  • Activism
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Private Equity
  • Corporate Governance
  • India Practice