About Us

Latham is dedicated to working with clients to help them achieve their business goals and overcome legal challenges anywhere in the world. From a global platform spanning 14 countries, Latham lawyers help clients succeed.

Devoted to Client Service

Latham is committed to helping clients achieve their business strategies and providing outstanding legal services around the world. Clients depend on the firm to find innovative solutions to complex business issues, and Latham lawyers leverage the firm’s global platform to help clients handle these challenges.

Latham is a single, integrated partnership focused on providing the most collaborative approach to client service. The firm offers:

  • Deep experience in successful enterprise-transforming transactions and in defending bet-the-company controversies
  • A solutions-based approach, providing innovative and sound commercial advice
  • Optimally sized teams that provide cost-effective and high-quality services
  • A culture geared toward establishing and nurturing long-term client relationships  
Just the Facts
The People
  • Over 3,000 lawyers across a global platform spanning 14 countries; Latham lawyers speak more than 60 languages       
The Practice
  • Truly a “one-firm” firm – Latham has no headquarters, and firm management is spread throughout the world, allowing Latham to service clients with the best-suited teams regardless of location
  • More than 60 international practice groups and industry teams
Commitment to Pro Bono and Community Service
  • Latham lawyers and professional staff performed over 175,200 hours of pro bono legal services globally. Between 2000 and 2021, Latham provided more than 4 million pro bono hours in free legal services to underserved individuals and families and the nonprofit sector valued at US$2.2 billion
  • Signatory to Pro Bono Institute's global Law Firm Pro Bono Challenge
  • Learn more by reading our 2021 Pro Bono Annual Review.
Women Enriching Business (WEB)
  • The Women Enriching Business (WEB) Committee promotes the long-term success of women lawyers and executives around the globe, and empowers them to become industry leaders
  • Since its founding more than a decade ago, WEB has held more than 700 successful events throughout the United States, Europe, the Middle East, and Asia
Latham Sustainability
  • Latham's global program seeks to reduce its environmental impact, conserve natural resources and energy, and operate in a sustainable and cost-effective manner
Vendor Code of Conduct
  • Our Vendor Code of Conduct helps ensure that the companies and individuals supplying goods or services to our firm uphold sustainable and ethical practices to the fullest extent permitted by law
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