Farah O’Brien has over 15 years’ experience in cross-border M&A, private equity, and corporate restructurings, primarily for sponsors and their portfolio companies. She is Vice Chair of the firm's Associates Committee and the former Co-Chair of the London Corporate Department.

She has co-authored a chapter in the book Carve-out M&A Transactions: A Practical Guide.

Bar Qualification

  • England and Wales (Solicitor)


  • MA, Oxford University, 2005
  • LPC, BPP Law School, 2002
    with distinction
  • BA (Hons) in Jurisprudence, Oxford University, 2000
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February 13, 2021Recognition

Law Firm of the Week: Latham & Watkins

Latham honored for a huge trade secrets win for LG Energy Solution at the US International Trade Commission, a significant patent trial victory for Astellas, and the strength of the firm's global Private Equity Practice.