Connor Madden is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins.

Mr. Madden primarily handles securities litigation and complex commercial litigation. Prior to rejoining Latham, Mr. Madden served as a law clerk for Judge Joel M. Flaum of the US Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit. Mr. Madden also served previously as a clerk for Judge Garland E. Burrell, Jr. and Judge Kimberly J. Mueller of the US District Court for the Eastern District of California.

While in law school, Mr. Madden served as the deputy editor-in-chief for the Northwestern University Law Review and participated in the Northwestern Law Supreme Court Clinic as a student attorney. He competed in Northwestern’s Julius H. Miner Moot Court Competition and earned the International Academy of Trial Lawyers Award for Outstanding Speaker in the final round.

During college, Mr. Madden received the Ronald V. Sires–Robert Whitner Award for outstanding academic achievement and honors recognition for his thesis on Franklin D. Roosevelt’s national security policy. He also played four years of NCAA Division III varsity baseball.

Bar Qualification

  • District of Columbia
  • Illinois


  • JD, Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law, 2018
    cum laude
  • BA in History, Whitman College, 2014

Languages Spoken

  • English