Joe Alexander advises financial and strategic investors on cross-border M&A and related finance matters.

Mr. Alexander leverages experience guiding clients on transactions with an aggregate consideration exceeding US$40 billion in the past five years to represent buyers in their most complex transactions and related financing.

A recognized industry thought leader, he served on Law360’s 2021 Private Equity Editorial Board.   

Before joining Latham, Mr. Alexander was a partner at another global law firm, where he served as vice chair, as a special advisor to the chair, and as a member of its Global Board and Management and Executive Committees.

Mr. Alexander’s experience includes representing:

Private Equity

  • Abry Partners and its portfolio companies in transactions involving Datapipe, Emerging Markets Communications, MobileHelp, AddSecure, Thomsons Online Benefits, Automated Healthcare Solutions, Aegis Sciences, Masergy, Sentry Data Systems, SiteLock, Dr. Dental, Lighthouse Autism, North American Dental Group, StackPath, HealthEZ, Nuspire Networks, Recovery Point Systems, GreenPages, and Cloudwave*
  • ICV Partners and its portfolio companies in transactions involving Stauber Ingredients, Mallet & Co., Interventional Management Services, Coverall, American Alliance Dialysis, LeadingResponse, Outpatient Imaging Affiliates, SirsiDynix, JK&T Wings, Horizon Air Freight, Total Access Urgent Care, Cherry Tree Dental, and Urgent Care Group* 
  • Morgan Stanley Capital Partners and its portfolio companies in transactions involving Ovation Fertility and SpendMend*
  • Bregal Sagemount and its portfolio companies in transactions involving ZeOmega, Remote DBA Experts, Irth Solutions, Enprecis, Connectria, and Single Digits*
  • Great Hill Partners and its portfolio companies in transactions involving Prommis Solutions, SecureWorks, Capital Confirmation, Vanco Payment Solutions, and Blue Ridge Solutions*
  • DigitalBridge Group in various M&A transactions*


  • T-Mobile USA in various M&A transactions*
  • CyrusOne in various M&A transactions*
  • nCino in various M&A transactions*
  • WHSmith in various M&A transactions*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham 

Bar Qualification

  • New York


  • JD, Duke University School of Law
  • BBA, University of Georgia
    cum laude
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