Mark Goshgarian is an associate in the Los Angeles office of Latham & Watkins.

Mr. Goshgarian advises public and private companies and private equity sponsors, along with their portfolio companies, in connection with their domestic and cross-border M&A transactions and other complex commercial and corporate transactions.

He regularly advises clients within the software, technology, e-commerce, manufacturing, and retail and consumer products industries.

Prior to joining Latham, Mr. Goshgarian was an associate at a leading boutique law firm in Los Angeles where he advised private equity sponsors and their portfolio companies in their M&A transactions. Prior to attending law school, Mr. Goshgarian worked as an associate at a Big Four accounting firm where he provided accounting and financial services to his clients. His experience advising strategic and financial clients in a variety of transactions, along with his experience at a Big Four accounting firm, gives Mr. Goshgarian a deep understanding of his clients’ business objectives and allows him to develop pragmatic, business-oriented solutions.

While in law school, Mr. Goshgarian served as the chief research editor of The Loyola of Los Angeles International and Comparative Law Review, competed as a member of Cardozo/BMI Moot Court Team and the Transactional Negotiation Team, and served as a judicial extern to Judge Dolly M. Gee of the United States District Court for the Central District of California.

Prior to law school, Mr. Goshgarian received a Master of Accounting degree from the University of Southern California.

Bar Qualification

  • California


  • Juris Doctor, Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, 2019
    cum laude, Order of the Coif
  • Master of Accounting, University of Southern California, 2014
  • Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, University of Southern California, 2013
    magna cum laude