Poornarchita (Archita) Dwarakanath is an associate in the Boston office of Latham & Watkins.

Ms. Dwarakanath graduated magna cum laude from Boston University School of Law. While in law school, Ms. Dwarakanath served as a Diversity & Inclusion Editor for the Boston University Law Review, Vice President of the Women’s Law Association, and Treasurer of the Women of Color Collaborative. Ms. Dwarakanath also worked as a research assistant for Professor Linda McClain and was a student attorney in the Immigrants’ Rights & Human Trafficking Program. Prior to law school, Ms. Dwarakanath tutored students in a variety of subjects. 

Ms. Dwarakanath maintains an active pro bono practice.

Bar Qualification

  • Massachusetts


  • JD, Boston University School of Law, 2022
  • BS in Applied Mathematics & Theater Studies, University of California, Los Angeles, 2018
    cum laude