Lauren Lefcoe is a corporate associate in the San Francisco office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions Practice.

Ms. Lefcoe represents publicly traded and privately held companies, SPACs, private equity funds, and venture capital firms in their strategic corporate transactions. Her experience includes:

  • Public and private mergers, acquisitions, and dispositions
  • Controlling and minority investments
  • Carve-outs
  • De-SPAC transactions
  • Public and private financing transactions, including debt and equity
  • General corporate representation 

She advises clients across a range of industries, including software and technology, healthcare and life sciences, internet and digital media, telecommunications, video games, consumer products, and utilities.

Prior to joining Latham, she served as a lead in-house corporate lawyer of a publicly-traded Canadian software company, advising on its global M&A activities and strategic investments. She previously also practiced as a corporate associate at a major Canadian law firm.

Bar Qualification

  • California
  • Ontario


  • JD, Western University, Faculty of Law, 2013
  • Bachelor of Commerce, Queen’s University, Smith School of Business, 2010