Aaron Chiu is a litigation associate in the San Francisco office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the firm’s global Antitrust & Competition Practice.
Mr. Chiu represents public and private companies in complex antitrust disputes and government enforcement actions across a wide range of industries, including technology, sports and entertainment, advertising, transportation, and retail and consumer products.
Mr. Chiu has substantial experience representing clients through trial and appeal, as well as in international arbitration. He has directed case strategy and led the briefing of numerous appellate briefs and dispositive motions. He also has extensive trial experience including oral arguments, directing and cross examining expert witnesses, and preparing opening statements and closing arguments. Mr. Chiu further counsels clients on various aspects of litigation strategy and risk. As part of his active pro bono practice, Mr. Chiu recently briefed and argued a criminal appeal on behalf of an indigent individual in the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Mr. Chiu has served in a number of management roles at the firm, including on the Associates Committee and the Training and Career Enhancement Committee.
Mr. Chiu previously served as a law clerk to Judge Johnnie B. Rawlinson of the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.