Elizabeth Mims Slawsby is an associate in the Boston office of Latham & Watkins. Ms. Slawsby advises clients in the areas of:

  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Private equity investments
  • Growth equity and venture capital financings
  • Structured preferred equity investments

Before joining Latham, Ms. Slawsby was a Teach for America corps member and Learning Team Leader. She taught elementary school at KIPP SHINE Prep in Houston, Texas.

Ms. Slawsby’s recent representative transactions include advising:

  • Harvest Partners Structured Capital in its investment in each of:
    • ConnectiveRx
    • HelpSystems
  • KKR on multiple transactions, including:
    • The sale of its portfolio company, Carwave
    • Minority investment in NetSPI
  • Westview Capital Partners in:
    • The sale of VC3, Inc. to Nautic Partners
    • The sale of Snow Companies to Omnicom Health Group
    • Its investment in Northwest Plan Services
    • Its investment in Abacus Group
    • Its investment in Jopari Solutions
  • Landon Capital Partners in:
    • The sale of Clarus Commerce to Marlin Equity Partners
    • The sale of Bush Industries, Inc. to Bestar
    • Its investment in Fusion92
    • Its investment in Trinity Technology Group
    • Its investment in Blue Bell Mattress Company
  • Spectrum Equity in numerous investments, including its investment in:
    • CINC Systems
    • Scribd
    • OurFamilyWizard
  • H.I.G. Capital in its add-on acquisitions of:
    • Home Dynamix
    • Textiles Amalgamated
  • Abry Partners in its acquisition of:
    • Dermatology Associates
    • NSM Insurance
  • Advantor Systems in its sale to Vectrus
  • Health Credit Services in its sale to Ally Bank

Bar Qualification

  • Massachusetts


  • JD, Boston College Law School
  • BA in Sociology, University of Notre Dame