Investment Manager, Senior Legal Counsel
Simon Latham is an Investment Manager based in Omni Bridgeway’s London office where he is responsible for sourcing, evaluating, negotiating, and monitoring investments through to resolution. Simon has a particular focus on competition/antitrust disputes and collective redress across the UK and Europe. Simon has arranged financing for multinationals, class representatives, law firms and SMEs.
Widely regarded as a thought leader in the industry, Simon’s expertise has been recognised by The Legal 500 (Litigation Funding) and Who’s Who Legal: Thought Leaders. He is a frequent speaker and panelist on the topics of litigation funding, competition litigation and collective redress and was formerly the editor of The Third-Party Litigation Funding Law Review.
Prior to joining Omni Bridgeway, Simon was Head of Competition investments at another global litigation funder. Before his career in funding, Simon was a solicitor at Hausfeld in London, acting exclusively for claimants in competition and commercial litigation, often across multiple jurisdictions. He holds an LLM in intellectual property law and a postgraduate diploma in competition law from King’s College London.