Evan G. Smith

Evan Smith is a partner and Corporate Department Deputy Chair for the Boston and Waltham offices of Latham & Watkins. He represents clients on a broad range of corporate matters in life sciences, technology and other industry sectors.

He focuses his practice on:

  • Formation and governance issues
  • Angel and venture capital financings
  • Mergers and acquisitions
  • Employment matters
  • Securities law compliance
  • Public offerings
  • Commercial and strategic transactions

Mr. Smith advises entrepreneurs heading start-ups and other emerging companies in various stages of growth. He also regularly represents more mature companies in strategic investments and commercial collaborations.

In addition to his client work, Mr. Smith has managed the training and career development program of Latham’s Boston office and currently oversees the office's paralegal program. He is also actively involved in a variety of charitable and church-related activities.