Naomi Smith is an associate in the Boston office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Emerging Companies & Growth Practice.

Ms. Smith represents startups and other emerging growth companies at all stages in a broad range of transactions including:

  • Venture capital financings
  • General corporate formation and governance matters
  • Debt and equity securities offerings
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Private equity investments

She advises clients on a variety of transactions within the technology, healthcare, and life sciences industries, in addition to a number of leading venture capital firms.

While in law school, Ms. Smith served as managing editor of the Northeastern University Law Review.

Bar Qualification

  • Massachusetts


  • JD, Northeastern University School of Law, 2014
  • BA in History & Gender, Sexuality and Women's Studies, Colby College, 2009
    cum laude