Latha Raghavan is a partner in our Albany office and is an accomplished trial attorney. She obtained her Bachelors degree in London, England, and her Juris Doctor from Rutgers University School of Law. She was admitted to the Maryland bar in 1989 and the New York bar in 1990. Latha is also admitted to the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York, and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals. She concentrates her practice in product liability, professional liability, fire litigation, general litigation, insurance, and employment issues.

Honors
  • Super Lawyers, Corporate Counsel Edition
  • Upstate New York Super Lawyers (Personal Injury Defense: Medical Malpractice)
Professional Affiliations
  • Minority Corporate Counsel Association, Inc. (MCCA)
  • Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel: Chair, Publications Committee; Chair, Civil Rights and Public Entity Liability Section; Diversity Initiative Committee; Ethics and Professionalism Committee; Membership Development and Retention Committee
  • Committee on Character and Fitness for the Third Judicial District, member
  • New York State Bar Association, Torts, Insurance and Compensation Law Section
  • Capital District Trial Lawyers' Association
  • Albany County Bar Association
Admitted to Practice
  • New York
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit 
  • Maryland
Education
  • Rutgers University School of Law, Camden J.D., 1989
  • North East London Polytechnic B.A. Business, 1984

 

Publications/Presentations
  • Presenter, “Recent Developments in Consumer Class Actions,” MCCA Conference, Chicago, March 2012
  • Presenter, "Building Defense Themes During Trial - Opening Statements," Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel (FDCC) Annual Conference, July 28, 2011
  • Co-Author, "The Presentation of Probability to the Jury," FDCC Quarterly, Winter 2011
  • Presenter, "The Law Firm as the Employer," The Federation of Corporate Counsel Annual Meeting, Banff, Canada, Summer 2008
  • Presenter, "Recent Trends in Discrimination and Retaliation - Expanding Workplace Protections," The Federation of Corporate Counsel Winter Meeting, Grand Bahamas, February 2008
  • Co-Author, "Municipal Strip Search Policy and the Law," For the Defense, Defense Research Institute, June 2007
  • Presenter, "Strip Search Exposure for the Public Entity," The Federation of Corporate Counsel Annual Meeting, 2007