Latham & Watkins is a leading global law firm serving multinationals, start-ups, investment banks, private equity funds, venture capital firms, sovereign wealth funds, governments, and other organisations from its offices across Asia, Europe, the Middle East, and the US. Latham lawyers offer legal and strategic commercial thinking to provide clients with innovative solutions to complex business and legal matters.
The firm is internationally recognised for its practices across a wide spectrum of transactional, litigation, corporate, and regulatory areas, and has received considerable market recognition for the handling of landmark matters. Latham is committed to pro bono and community service, providing more than 4 million pro bono hours in free legal services to underserved individuals and families and the non-profit sector between 2000 and 2021, valued at US$2.2 billion.
Latham has one of the largest climate change and environmental markets practices in the world. Over the past 20 years, we have worked and advised clients in connection with more than 300 climate transactions and matters worldwide. We work with energy companies, governments and non-profit organizations on the widest range of innovative carbon neutral investments, legislative initiatives, and deal structures. Our team is developing unique carbon capture, utilization and storage (CCUS) transactions that unite producers, processors, and end users to capture value in the durable sequestration of carbon – we have advised on more than 20 projects internationally, making us the number one global firm advising on CCUS.