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Latham & Watkins LLP
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Matthew Walch is a trial lawyer who focuses on intellectual property, unfair competition, advertising, employment and complex commercial litigation matters. Mr. Walch has an extensive record of successfully resolving such matters as lead counsel through interlocutory and dispositive motion practice and trial. Mr. Walch has litigated cases in federal and state courts throughout the country and through US and international commercial arbitration panels.


Litigation Partner


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United States > Intellectual property > Trade secrets (litigation and non-contentious matters)

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Latham & Watkins LLP‘s sizeable team is regularly engaged by a number of the world’s biggest companies, who turn to the practice for representation in high-stakes trade secret disputes. Recent highlights for the Bay Area-based Douglas Lumish include big-ticket litigations on behalf of clients in the tech, consumer goods, and automotive sectors. Based in Chicago, global practice chair David Callahan regularly works with high-profile clients who operate across a diverse array of sectors, including semiconductors, consumer goods, and telecoms. The San Diego-based Jennifer Barry is noted for her internet law expertise, while the Bay Area-based first-chair trial lawyer Jeffrey Homrig handles consequential trade secrets disputes for some of the leading tech companies in the market. In Chicago, the Supreme Court-admitted Matthew Walch possesses extensive experience litigating intellectual property and unfair competition cases, both through dispositive motion practice and at trial. Tony Sammi, who joined the New York office from Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP in August 2021, is noted for his broad sector focus, spanning engineering, healthcare, software, and manufacturing.