Abby Timmons is an associate in the Orange County office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Corporate Department.

Mrs. Timmons represents both public and private companies, particularly in the REIT, technology, and life sciences industries. She advises clients across a broad range of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions for financial and strategic clients, capital markets transactions, investments for emerging companies, and general corporate matters. 

In addition to her commercial work, Mrs. Timmons maintains a pro bono practice and serves on Latham’s Training and Career Enhancement (TACE) committee, particularly supporting the firmwide training program Latham & Watkins University. She also previously served as a judicial clerk to Vice Chancellor Glasscock III of the Delaware Court of Chancery. 

Mrs. Timmons attended Notre Dame Law School and graduated summa cum laude. While at Notre Dame Law School, Mrs. Timmons was a managing online editor for the Notre Dame Law Review and worked as a student mediator for the school’s mediation clinic.

Mrs. Timmons’s representative experience, with an emphasis on mergers & acquisitions work, includes advising on the following transactions:

  • INDUS Realty Trust, Inc. in its US$868 million acquisition by Centerbridge and GIC
  • Hersha Hospitality Trust in connection with capital markets matters relating to its US$1.4 billion acquisition by KSL Capital Partners
  • Prometheus Biosciences, Inc. in its US$10.8 billion acquisition by Merck & Co., Inc. 
  • Ouster, Inc. in its US$400 million merger of equals with Velodyne Lidar, Inc. 
  • AEON Biopharma, Inc. in connection with capital markets matters relating to its business combination with Priveterra Acquisition Corp.
  • Ouster, Inc. in its US$1.9 billion business combination with Colonnade Acquisition Corp.
  • Planet Labs in its US$2.8 billion business combination with dMY Technology Group, Inc. IV
  • Realty Income Corporation in its acquisition of VEREIT, Inc. 
  • The underwriters in the initial public offering of Intapp, Inc.
  • Numerous follow-on offerings for public companies, especially in the REIT and life sciences industries 

Bar Qualification

  • California


  • JD, Notre Dame Law School, 2019
    summa cum laude
  • BA in Professional Writing, Purdue University, 2016

Languages Spoken

  • English