Nadia Patiño is an associate in the San Diego office of Latham & Watkins and is a member of the firm’s Corporate Department.

Ms. Patiño advises companies on strategic transactions, as well as public company representation matters, including:

  • Equity and debt offerings, including IPOs and follow-on offerings
  • Securities law compliance and corporate governance
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Public and private financings

Ms. Patiño also advises investment banks on capital markets offerings.

Ms. Patiño has broad experience in general corporate and transactional matters. Prior to rejoining the firm, she held various in-house counsel positions within Ford Motor Company, and was assistant general counsel of the corporate and commercial law groups at Sempra Energy and San Diego Gas & Electric.

Bar Qualification

  • California
  • Michigan


  • JD, Harvard Law School, 1990
  • BA, Wayne State University, 1987
    Phi Beta Kappa, summa cum laude