Latham & Watkins received a Band 1 recognition for Capital Markets – Debt and Equity in Chambers USA 2016, the highest band ranking provided by the guide.
According to the guide, the firm is “able to offer coast-to-coast expertise on the full range of capital markets matters” and is “regularly sought by managers for counsel on a variety of debt and equity transactions. Clients commented, “they have a very deep bench and incredible knowledge of capital markets" and "they are very practical and easy to work with."
The firm also received top rankings in California and Texas for Capital Markets - Debt and Equity. The guide highlighted the firm’s “deep bench of renowned capital markets experts, able to provide clients with a full-service offering” in California. Chambers called the firm a “stalwart of the Texas market, offering extensive knowledge in the energy sector,” with clients particularly highlighting the team’s activity in the master limited partnership and high yield areas.