Molly Nelson is an associate in the Chicago office of Latham & Watkins.

Ms. Nelson advises public and private companies, private equity sponsors, and portfolio companies in a broad range of corporate transactions.

While in law school, Ms. Nelson co-founded The University of Chicago Business Law Review and sat on its inaugural board as executive editor. Ms. Nelson was also a member of the Corporate Lab, a transactional-focused clinic, working on a range of business and regulatory challenges for multinational companies.

Bar Qualification

  • Illinois


  • JD, University of Chicago Law School, 2022
  • BA in Classical Studies & Philosophy, Colgate University, 2019
    cum laude

Languages Spoken

  • English