Mariclaire Petty is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins. Ms. Petty primarily advises on mergers and acquisitions, private equity transactions, and general corporate matters across a variety of industries. She previously served as a member of the firm's Training and Career Enhancement Committee.

During law school, Ms. Petty served on the editorial board of the Virginia Journal of International Law and worked with start-up businesses as a member of the University of Virginia School of Law Transactional Law Clinic.

Prior to law school, Ms. Petty worked as a strategy consultant for a major international consulting firm.

Bar Qualification

  • District of Columbia
  • Virginia


  • JD, University of Virginia School of Law, 2014
  • BS, Georgetown University, 2008
    cum laude