Latham set for London litigation push as firm plans to double City team headcount

US firm targets major City disputes expansion with white collar identified as priority

Latham & Watkins has set out ambitious targets to ramp up its presence in the London litigation market, as the US firm continues to make inroads in the City.

The Global 100 leader, which has made a string of corporate and finance hires in London in recent months, has now set its sights on a similar push in disputes, and is aiming to double the number of lawyers in its London litigation department during the next three to five years.

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