Byron Patton is a corporate associate in the Chicago office of Latham & Watkins.

Mr. Patton represents public and private companies, private equity sponsors, and portfolio companies in a broad range of corporate transactions, including mergers and acquisitions for financial and strategic clients as well as general corporate matters.

Prior to joining Latham, Mr. Patton was an associate at a leading international law firm. Before attending law school, Mr. Patton served as an officer in the United States Marine Corps.

Bar Qualification

  • Illinois


  • JD, University of Chicago Law School, 2020
    with Honors
  • BA in Political Science & History, Hope College, 2010

Languages Spoken

  • English