Latham & Watkins LLP announced that Peter Harwich has joined the firm’s New York office as a partner in the Corporate Department and member of the Mergers & Acquisitions Practice. Harwich’s practice focuses on representing public companies in complex public and private M&A transactions, including spin-offs, joint ventures, and strategic alliances. He also has experience advising public companies on capital markets, securities law, and corporate governance matters.
“We are excited by the continuous growth of our global Corporate Department and leading M&A practice, further positioning us to support multinational companies that are increasingly looking for an interconnected global platform with seamless deal execution capabilities in multiple markets,” said Marc Jaffe, global Chair of Latham’s Corporate Department. “Peter’s practice is perfectly complementary to our current platform and our vision moving forward.”
Harwich joins Latham & Watkins from Allen & Overy in New York. He earned his BA from Columbia College in 1988 and his JD from New York University School of Law in 1991.
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