Angela Walker is an associate in the Litigation & Trial Department in Washington, D.C. Ms. Walker’s practice focuses on criminal and civil government investigations, internal investigations, and complex litigation. She has experience representing clients in connection with governmental investigations by the Securities and Exchange Commission and Department of Justice, as well as representing clients in complex litigation across a variety of industries and subject matters.
Ms. Walker is qualified to appear as Assistant Counsel in proceedings before the International Criminal Court. She has an active pro bono practice involving international human rights and international humanitarian law, and is a sought-after speaker and writer on these issues. Most recently, she presented at TEDx and published a chapter, titled “21st Century Paradigms on Military Force for Humane Purposes,” in Seeking Accountability for the Unlawful Use of Force (Cambridge University Press, 2018). She serves on the firm’s Multicultural Promotion and Attainment Coalition, which promotes diversity at the firm and in the legal profession at large.
Prior to joining Latham, Ms. Walker served as a federal law clerk for Judge Marvin E. Aspen of the United States District Court, Northern District of Illinois. She also clerked at the International Criminal Court at the Hague for Judge Silvia Fernandez de Gurmendi.
Ms. Walker earned her JD and LLM from Northwestern University School of Law, where she served as editor-in-chief of the Journal of International Human Rights.