Leticia Salazar is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins.

Ms. Salazar advises clients on a broad range of matters relating to white collar defense and investigations and complex commercial litigation. Additionally, she maintains an active pro bono practice, where she mainly works on immigration and education-related proceedings.

Ms. Salazar received her JD/MSEd in Education Policy from the University of Pennsylvania Law School/Graduate School of Education. In law school, she was an Inaugural Fellow for the First Generation Professionals Fellowship and served as the editor-in-chief of the University of Pennsylvania Law Review. She was also a Sadie Conference Co-Chair for the Black Law Student’s Association, a member of the Faculty Appointments Committee, and a volunteer for the Pennsylvania Innocence Project.

Bar Qualification

  • District of Columbia
  • New York


  • M.S.Ed. in Education Policy, University of Pennsylvania Graduate School of Education, 2022
  • JD, University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School, 2022
  • BA in Health and Societies, Law and Society and Hispanic Studies, University of Pennsylvania, 2018
    magna cum laude

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish