Richard Frohlichstein is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins.

Mr. Frohlichstein represents corporations and individuals in complex commercial and securities litigation. Mr. Frohlichstein also maintains an active pro bono practice, representing victims of civil rights violations. He joined Latham following a clerkship with Judge Rodney W. Sippel in the Eastern District of Missouri and a Mary A. McCarthy Fellowship with the United States House of Representatives Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis.

Mr. Frohlichstein currently serves as an officer of the Yale Law School Association Executive Committee. While a law student, he was awarded the John Currier Gallagher prize in Yale’s trial advocacy competition.

Before law school, Mr. Frohlichstein worked on political campaigns and as a legal assistant in the White House Counsel’s Office.

Bar Qualification

  • District of Columbia
  • Missouri


  • JD, Yale Law School, 2018
  • BA in Spanish, Georgetown University, 2011