Ben Bussmann advises companies, private equity sponsors, and their portfolio companies on finance transactions.

While in law school, Mr. Bussmann was a member of the Cornell Law School International Law Journal and served on the boards of Moot Court and OutLaw.

Prior to joining Latham full-time, Mr. Bussmann was a summer associate in the New York office. 

Mr. Bussmann's experience includes representing:

  • Apollo on the financing for its strategic partnership and physician-led buyout of GI Alliance, the nation’s largest gastroenterology practice
  • Leonard Green & Partners on its investments in Mariner Wealth Advisors, Pye Barker Fire & Safety, and other companies
  • Odyssey Investment Partners on its investments in Magna Legal Services and other companies
  • One Rock Capital Partners on its investments in Innophos and other companies

Bar Qualification

  • New York


  • JD, Cornell Law School, 2021
  • BS in Wildlife Science, State University of New York, College of Environmental Science and Forestry, 2016