Technology Transactions

Latham leverages technology expertise with the full spectrum of legal insight and a global footprint.

Why Latham

Companies that develop, own, use, or outsource technology and intellectual property turn to Latham & Watkins to address the intricate issues that can arise during a deal, or in the global marketplace.

Commercial and IP Transactions Advisors

As businesses become increasingly interdependent in a highly competitive, dynamic marketplace they must ensure that they can collaboratively and profitably develop, protect, share, and exploit their assets, including technology and intellectual property assets.

Awards & Rankings

  • Four Latham Lawyers Named 2020 Rising Stars - July 05, 2020
  • Latham Named 2019 Cybersecurity & Privacy Group of the Year - January 28, 2020
  • Silicon Valley Partner Named a Women Leader in Tech Law - October 29, 2019
  • Bay Area Partners Honored as Top Artificial Intelligence Lawyers in California - June 27, 2019
  • Two West Coast Partners Named California Trailblazers - June 24, 2019

One source says, “It is the gold standard,” explaining, “As far as technology transactions go, it is the one the other firms look to.”

Chambers USA 2020


FinTech Futures: Predicting the Key Market Trends and Legal and Regulatory Developments in 2020 and BeyondWebcast – So, You Want to Launch a Stablecoin?Institutional Asset Management Symposium

Media Coverage

Rising Star – Fintech: Fiona MacleanFinTech MVP: Latham & Watkins' Stephen WinkTech Deal Department of the Year Finalist: Latham & Watkins


Latham Collaborates on Pioneering Paper for Outsourcing in Financial ServicesLatham Advises Telefónica on Acquisition by Liberty Latin America LtdLatham Advises ComplyAdvantage in US$50 Million Series C Raise

Thought Leadership

DOJ’s Evolving Framework for Cryptocurrency Enforcement New Data Protection Law in the DIFCBank of England Selected to Host New Innovation Hub Centre

Webcasts & Podcasts

Podcast – Insolvency Reform: Termination on Ipso Facto of Supply ContractsSchrems II – Invalidation of the Privacy Shield and the Future of the SCCsPodcast – AI Is Here. Now, Can We Teach the Robots Ethics and Legal Compliance?