Josh Dubofsky > Latham & Watkins LLP > Silicon Valley, United States > Lawyer Profile

Latham & Watkins LLP
CA 94025
United States
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Josh Dubofsky is a partner in the Silicon Valley office of Latham & Watkins and a member of the Corporate Department. He joined Latham in 2001 and has practiced in the Silicon Valley and New York offices.


Lawyer Rankings

United States > M&A/corporate and commercial > Shareholder activism

Latham & Watkins LLP‘s ‘incredibly talented and dedicated’ team has a strong track record advising public company boards and management teams on takeover planning and defence. The firm advises clients on prevention strategies against activist campaigns and vulnerability analysis, as well as the execution of their defense plans.  Former M&A group chair Mark Gerstein leads the activism task force out of the Chicago office and has achieved notable success in defeating active proxy solicitations and negotiating workable settlement arrangements. In Chicago, Chris Drewry‘s public company clients range in scope from Fortune 100 corporates to small-cap companies. Josh Dubofsky‘s recent work included defending QEP Resources against Glazer Capital’s attack on the client’s acquisition of Diamondback. He splits his time between New York and Silicon Valley.