Technology

Latham’s global tech platform scales to meet the needs and ambitions of our clients, from startups to multinationals.

Why Latham

We have an unrivaled track record guiding tech clients — from Silicon Valley to Boston, London to Hong Kong — that are transforming our world. We serve visionary founders, seasoned veterans, and the venture capital firms and investment banks that finance this diverse and dynamic industry.

Drawing on deep domain experience advising companies — both private and public — Latham understands the complexity and opportunity inherent across tech. And with an unrivaled global platform capable of navigating every eventuality, Latham is built for all stages of company, in all geographies, spanning every issue.

We marshal resources from across our platform of market-leading global practices, leveraging unparalleled industry experience, insight, and knowledge. We bring:

  • Success – An impressive track record of advising on
    market-shaping deals, complex regulatory matters, and precedent-setting courtroom victories for pioneering startups, blue chip tech giants, and companies reenvisioning their traditional businesses through technology
  • Skill – Widely recognized best-of-the-best capabilities in venture capital, capital markets, M&A, data privacy and security, IP litigation, and public company representation, among other areas
  • Service – A scalable platform to meet the precise needs and unique ambitions of each client — every issue, in every market, at anytime
  • Vision – A nuanced commercial perspective of the economic and regulatory landscapes from which we offer pragmatic,
    results-focused advice to tech clients

With each engagement, clients benefit from Latham’s array of global resources — ready whenever and wherever necessary. We integrate seamlessly, bringing experience, drive, and passion to each engagement to deliver positive outcomes for entrepreneurs and businesses. Our deeply ingrained culture of teamwork and collaboration shines through in our clients’ growth and success as well as the accolades we receive for our work.

 

Our Experience

Awards & Rankings

  • Washington, D.C. Counsel Named to Prestigious Data Privacy 40 Under 40 List - May 12, 2021
  • Latham Lands Two Partners on Annual Honor Roll of Top IP Lawyers in California - April 25, 2021
  • Latham Named IP Transactions Firm of the Year - April 14, 2021
  • Five Partners Named to Billboard’s 2021 Top Music Lawyers List - April 05, 2021
  • Latham Ranked Among Top Lawyers in North America Across Disciplines - March 17, 2021

Latham “provides an impressive, well-integrated team across its global offices and is praised for consistently excelling across multiple practice areas and sectors, while delivering an internationally orientated approach and comprehensive global support.”

Chambers Global 2020

Media Coverage

Washington, D.C. Counsel Named to Prestigious Data Privacy 40 Under 40 List2021 Top Intellectual Property Lawyers: Douglas E. LumishA Two-Week Mega-Dose of Litigator of the Week Runners-Up and Shout Outs

News

Latham & Watkins Advises Hedosophia on €400 Million IPOLatham & Watkins Advises Index Ventures on Seed Round for SylveraLatham Advises on Nayax IPO

Thought Leadership

Germany Further Expands FDI Control RegimeThe EU’s Proposed Digital Services ActImplementing Technology Change — Successes and Pitfalls in Financial Services

Webcasts & Podcasts

Podcast – Healthcare Tech: How Are Licensing Agreements Bridging the Industry Divide?Podcast – Healthcare Tech: How Will the FDA Regulatory Framework Adapt to AI?Podcast – Copyright & Brexit: How Will Article 15 of the EU Copyright Directive Affect Publishers and Platforms‪?