Lewis Atherton is an associate in the London office of Latham & Watkins.

Mr. Atherton has experience advising sponsors, corporate borrowers, and banks across a broad range of international and domestic financing transactions, including general banking, leveraged finance, real estate finance, and funds finance. Prior to joining Latham, Lewis practiced at a leading Scottish law firm acting for some of the largest financial institutions and private equity funds.


Bar Qualification

  • England and Wales (Solicitor)
  • Scotland (Solicitor)


  • Diploma in Legal Practice, University of Aberdeen, 2014
  • LL.B. (Hons), University of Aberdeen, 2013

Languages Spoken

  • English