Jason Petropoulos is an associate in the New York office of Latham & Watkins.

Mr. Petropoulos advises private and public clients on a variety of sectors in internal investigations and litigation matters.

He maintains an active pro bono practice, most recently representing individuals seeking asylum and drafting legal forms for New York State nonprofit institutions. He is a member of the firmwide First Generation Professionals recruiting subcommittee.

Mr. Petropoulos earned his JD from Cornell Law School. While in law school, he was a judicial intern for Judge Lyle E. Frank of the New York Supreme Court, Civil Term; served as an editor of Cornell Law School’s Journal of Law and Public Policy; and participated in Cornell Law School’s Child Advocacy and Non-Jury Trial practicums. He also held board positions for the First Generation Students Association and the Internal Mock Trial Association and was a quarterfinalist in the Langfan, Cuccia, and Rossi internal moot court competitions.

Bar Qualification

  • New York


  • JD, Cornell Law School, 2022
    cum laude
  • BBA in Operations Management, Baruch College, 2017
    magna cum laude

Languages Spoken

  • English