Melanie Walker is a conflicts attorney in the General Counsel’s office of Latham & Watkins. She provides support to all of Latham’s offices with respect to interpreting rules of ethics and professional conduct as well as identifying and resolving ethical conflicts and business conflicts of interest. She led the establishment of a conflicts team in Latham’s Hong Kong office in 2018-2019 in an effort to achieve Latham’s “follow the sun” model providing on the ground support to our offices based in that region.
Prior to joining Latham, Ms. Walker received an LLM in European Union Business Law from the Université Paul Cézanne, Aix-Marseille III with high honors. She graduated from an accelerated two year ABA approved law school program known as SCALE (Southwestern’s Conceptual Approach to Legal Education).