Austin Bowman is an associate in the Chicago office of Latham & Watkins.

Mr. Bowman represents originators, issuers, sponsors, and servicers in structured finance transactions, warehouse facilities, and securitization transactions. He advises clients on a variety of matters within the automotive finance, credit card, and banking industries.

Mr. Bowman’s experience includes advising:

  • Experienced and emerging clients including Discover Bank, FC Funding LLC, Santander Drive Auto Receivables LLC, Republic Asset Funding LLC, and Marlin Leasing Corporation in public and private securitization transactions backed by retail auto loans, subprime auto loans, credit card receivables, and equipment leases*
  • Borrowers in securitization linked warehouse financing facilities, clean-up calls, and residual sale transactions*
  • Lenders such as Monroe Capital LLC and Madison Capital Funding LLC in acquisition financing transactions*

*Matters handled prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • Illinois


  • JD, University of Michigan Law School, 2020
  • MA in Political Science, Central Michigan University, 2017
  • BS in Political Science & History, Central Michigan University, 2016
    summa cum laude

Languages Spoken

  • English