Rachel Bates, Alexa Berlin, and Heather Waller recognized for their professional success and commitment to their community.
Heather Waller is a partner in the Litigation & Trial Department of Latham & Watkins.
Since joining the firm in 2011, Ms. Waller has worked on a variety of complex litigation matters in state and federal court. Her experience includes securities, environmental, insurance, and general commercial litigation.
Ms. Waller has worked on securities litigation at both the trial and appellate level and has worked extensively defending clients in connection with investigations by the Securities and Exchange Commission and related civil litigation. She also has experience in environmental and insurance matters with a particular focus in mass tort and CERCLA matters. Ms. Waller has devoted significant time to pro bono work, particularly in the areas of immigration, domestic violence, and prisoner rights.
Ms. Waller currently serves on the firm’s Women Enriching Business committee. Prior to joining the firm, she served as a judicial clerk for Judge Karen Nelson Moore of the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit. While attending law school, Ms. Waller served as the editor-in-chief of the University of Illinois Law Review.
Ms. Waller is admitted to practice in the US Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit and the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.