Clara Wang is a litigation and trial associate in the San Francisco office of Latham & Watkins.

Ms. Wang represents companies in complex litigation involving data privacy and cybersecurity issues defends companies in regulatory investigations and inquiries regarding privacy, cybersecurity, and consumer protection issues. Ms. Wang regularly counsels technology companies on data privacy issues related to product development. Ms. Wang also advises companies on cybersecurity risk and incident response.

Previously, Ms. Wang represented companies in complex intellectual property litigation. Ms. Wang has experience across a variety of technologies, including software, semiconductors, medical devices, biologics, pharmaceuticals, fluorescent dyes, and LiDAR.

Ms. Wang’s representative experience includes representing:


  • An entertainment company against claims related to cookies. A technology company in a federal district court litigation related to search technology.
  • A technology company in a proceeding before the International Trade Commission relating to LiDAR technology.
  • A biotech company in a federal district court litigation related to monoclonal antibody therapies.
  • A technology company in a federal district court litigation relating to semiconductor packaging. 
  • A medical device company in federal district court litigations related to cardiovascular stents and catheters .


  • A digital health company in investigations by the Federal Trade Commission, Department of Health and Human Services, and State Attorneys General related to the use of online advertising technologies.
  • A leading technology company in a Federal Trade Commission investigation related to online advertising.
  • A digital health company in an inquiry by the Federal Trade Commission related to its terms of use and privacy policy.


  • A leading social media service on US privacy compliance.

Bar Qualification

  • California
  • New York


  • JD, University of Pennsylvania Law School
  • AB, Bryn Mawr College
    cum laude