Jie Lin Nai is an associate in the New York office of Latham & Watkins.

Prior to joining Latham full-time, Ms. Nai was a summer associate based in the New York office, which included spending a portion of the summer working from the Singapore office.

While attending Columbia Law School, Ms. Nai served as an articles editor for the Columbia Journal of European Law. She also participated in a public service externship, working on behalf of indigent clients challenging death sentences or life imprisonment.

While pursuing her LLB at the London School of Economics and Political Science, Ms. Nai won the Charltons Prize for Best Performance in the Intermediate Year and the Lauterpacht/Higgins Prize for Best Performance in Public International Law.

Ms. Nai maintains an active pro bono practice, representing small businesses in partnership with the Start Small Think Big! Program.

Bar Qualification

  • New York


  • JD Candidate, Columbia Law School, 2020
    Harlan Fiske Stone Scholar (2019, 2020)
  • LL.B, London School of Economics and Political Science, 2019
    First Class Honors

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Chinese (Mandarin)