Technology Transactions

Latham leverages technology expertise with the full spectrum of legal insight and a global footprint.

Why Latham

Companies that develop, own, use, or outsource technology and intellectual property turn to Latham & Watkins to address the intricate issues that can arise during a deal, or in the global marketplace.

Commercial and IP Transactions Advisors

As businesses become increasingly interdependent in a highly competitive, dynamic marketplace they must ensure that they can collaboratively and profitably develop, protect, share, and exploit their assets, including technology and intellectual property assets.

Awards & Rankings

  • Fiona Maclean Named in The Lawyer’s Hot 100 2019 - January 28, 2019
  • Latham Earns Top FinTech US and Global Rankings From Chambers - December 12, 2018
  • Entertainment, Sports & Media Team Earns Multiple Dealmakers Recognitions - December 10, 2018
  • Latham Again Ranks as a Top Innovator - December 17, 2017
  • Three Partners Named Among "Top 100 Lawyers in California" - October 05, 2017

Ranked in the top tiers for technology by Chambers across multiple jurisdictions, Latham is commended for its “strong technology transactions practice complemented by a sophisticated regulatory offering,” with clients noting that Latham’s lawyers “are excellent; they have a deep understanding of the technical and operational issues in play as well as very complex commercial aspects."

Chambers USA and Chambers Asia-Pacific 2016


Privacy + Security Forum

Media Coverage

Clinical Trials Under the GDPR: What Should Sponsors Consider? Reconciling Innovation and Regulation: Mission Impossible?MVP: Latham's Greg Rodgers


Fiona Maclean Named in The Lawyer’s Hot 100 2019Entertainment, Sports & Media Team Earns Dealmakers RecognitionsImplications of Data Privacy Regulations for Fintech in Asia

Thought Leadership

DIFC Issues New Electronic Direct Marketing GuidelinesPayment Systems Regulator Finalizes Scope of Card Acquiring Market Review The Technology, Media & Telecommunications Review - France

Webcasts & Podcasts

Legal Issues Regarding the Use of Open Source SoftwareWebsite Terms of Service and Other Online User AgreementsAchieving Successful Outcomes as a Non-US Company Investing in or Acquiring Technology Companies in Silicon Valley