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Latham & Watkins LLP
WASHINGTON DC 20004-1304
United States
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Work Department

Brian Kowalski, partner in the Litigation & Trial Department of the Washington, D.C. office, focuses his practice on the defense of securities enforcement and white collar criminal investigations and proceedings, conducting internal corporate investigations, and related civil litigation. He has represented clients in investigations and litigation involving accounting and securities regulation, the US Foreign Corrupt Practices Act (FCPA) and similar foreign laws, healthcare regulation, and other complex regulatory matters.


Litigation Partner


Lawyer Rankings

United States > Dispute resolution > International litigation

Latham & Watkins LLP is ‘a terrific firm’ where theteam works seamlessly together’. Michele Johnson in Orange County is global chair of the firm’s litigation and trial department, which handles high-value and cross-border white-collar crime matters, antitrust cases and general commercial litigation. The US-based vice chairs are Brian Kowalski in Washington DC and Douglas Lumish in Silicon Valley. Recent highlights include Chicago-based trial lawyer Sean M. Berkowitz assisting General Electric with several lawsuits arising from Thomas Petters’ multibillion-dollar fraud scheme. Other key contacts in the team include New York-based Jamie WineMary Rose Alexander in Chicago and Al Pfeiffer in San Francisco.