Nolon Blaylock is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins.

Mr. Blaylock advises public and private companies as well as private equity funds on transactional tax matters, primarily the tax consequences of domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, distributions, and financing transactions.

Prior to joining Latham, Mr. Blaylock was a mergers and acquisitions tax associate at a leading international accounting firm.

Mr. Blaylock has authored on an array of tax related topics including, “Reforming Tax Reform: Rethinking 10/50 Corporation Dividends” Tax Notes, April 2021.

While in law school, Nolon served on the staff of the North Carolina Law Review. He also served as a graduate assistant at the University of Mississippi Patterson School of Accountancy. Mr. Blaylock is a Certified Public Accountant.

Bar Qualification

  • District of Columbia


  • JD, University of North Carolina School of Law, 2022
    Order of the Coif, High Honors
  • Master of Taxation, University of Mississippi, 2017
  • Bachelor of Accountancy, University of Mississippi, 2016
    cum laude