Firm honored in Innovation, Dealmakers of the Year, Litigation Department of the Year, and Rising Star categories.
Jeff Hammel is Co-Chair of Latham & Watkins' New York Litigation & Trial Department, and previously served as Global Co-Chair of the firm's Securities Litigation & Professional Liability Practice for 10 years. He is “one of the nation's leading securities litigation attorneys” according to The Legal 500 US. He regularly represents financial institutions, accounting firms, Fortune 500 companies, boards of directors, and individuals in securities and other complex commercial litigation.
Mr. Hammel has won dozens of shareholder class actions and derivative litigations, as well as other complex commercial cases. Mr. Hammel is co-author of the treatise Federal Securities Litigation, 3d Edition, 2015.