"Mr. Miles is known best for his financing expertise, though his working knowledge of oil and gas, as well as mining matters, is also significant."


Chambers Asia-Pacific 2012

David Miles


David Miles retired from the Partnership on 30 April 2014.  He was a partner in the Hong Kong office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Finance Department.

Mr. Miles acquired meaningful expertise and experience from his work on a range of finance transactions across the Asian region. He has led Latham teams on mandates representing both corporates and financial institutions. When previously based in London, Mr. Miles represented clients involved in transactions in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Mr. Miles has also worked extensively with Japanese clients from the time he was based in Tokyo in the early 1990s.

Mr. Miles has particular experience in and knowledge of the natural resources, energy and telecommunications sectors.

Mr. Miles served as the Chair of the firm's Asia Practice.

  • Education
    • BA, University of Nottingham, 1976
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