Latham & Watkins Advises Kobold Metals in its US$192.5 Million Series B Financing

Firm advises on the company’s largest funding round to date.

February 16, 2022

Kobold Metals, an AI powered mineral exploration company, has announced it has raised US$192.5 million in its Series B financing. This latest round will help to support the company’s goal of finding new deposits of critical metals needed for batteries and clean energy.

Latham & Watkins LLP represents Kobold Metals in the transaction with a team led by Bay Area partner Ben Potter, with San Diego associate Evan Youngstrom and Bay Area associate Michelle Chern. Advice was also provided on compliance matters by Washington, D.C. partner Erin Brown Jones.

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