Manasi Bhattacharyya is counsel in the Chicago office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Corporate Department. Before joining the Chicago office in 2011, she practiced corporate law in Latham’s New York office. Her practice focuses primarily on capital markets transactions, general securities regulation and corporate law matters. 

Ms. Bhattacharyya's clients include underwriters, initial purchasers and both US and non-US issuers of public and private debt and equity in a broad array of industries, including chemicals, pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, energy, manufacturing, publishing, media and technology.

Prior to attending law school, Ms. Bhattacharyya worked as a software developer in the financial services industry for Capital IQ, Inc. (A Standard & Poor’s Business). Ms. Bhattacharyya received a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Computer Science from Columbia University, School of Engineering and Applied Science.


Bar Qualification

  • Illinois
  • New Jersey
  • New York


  • JD, Georgetown University Law Center, 2007
  • MS, Columbia University, 2002
  • BS, Columbia University, 2001