Ian Beech Petersen is an associate in the Los Angeles office of Latham & Watkins.

Prior to joining Latham full-time, Mr. Petersen was a summer associate in the Washington, D.C. office.

Mr. Petersen earned his JD from The University of Texas School of Law, where he graduated with high honors and served as chief notes editor of the Texas Law Review.

Mr. Petersen previously served as a term clerk for Judge Jan DuBois of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania and as a student attorney while in law school.

Bar Qualification

  • California
  • District of Columbia


  • JD, University of Texas School of Law, 2016
  • BA in Politics, Willamette University, 2010

Languages Spoken

  • English