Josh Blankenship is an associate in the Washington, D.C. office of Latham & Watkins.

Mr. Blankenship represents clients in a variety of corporate matters including private equity investments, public and private M&A transactions, and securities offerings.

Mr. Blankenship’s experience includes advising:

  • Blackstone in its acquisition of Sabre Industries, a leading telecom and power infrastructure provider*
  • A premier private equity firm in an approximately US$3 billion strategic investment partnership with a Fortune 100 company*
  • A leading private equity firm in multiple equity commitments worth a combined investment total of over US$1 billion*
  • EVgo in its approximately US$2 billion de-SPAC business combination with Climate Change Crisis Real Impact I Acquisition Corp.*
  • Noble Energy in its US$5 billion acquisition by Chevron*
  • Frank’s International in its proposed merger with Expro Group*
  • Felix Energy II in its US$2.5 billion acquisition by WPX Energy*

*Matter handled prior to joining Latham

Bar Qualification

  • District of Columbia
  • Texas


  • J.D., Duke University School of Law, 2019
  • BA, Texas Christian University, 2016
    Phi Beta Kappa