Chair and Managing Partner, Latham & Watkins LLP


William Voge has served on Latham & Watkins’ Executive Committee since 1998 and has led many firm initiatives focused on global expansion. In 2015, he was named to the “Directorship 100” by NACD Directorship magazine, a distinction that recognizes “the most influential people in the boardroom community.”

Latham & Watkins’ diversity initiatives include Women Enriching Business, which focuses on the retention and promotion of women inside and outside the firm, and the Multicultural Promotion & Attainment Committee, as associate-driven, grassroots initiative that promotes inclusion in a variety of ways. The firm has been recognized in Europe and the Middle East for its inclusion of women. 

Joined LCLD 2014

Highlights of LCLD Participation

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated:
2017: Laura P. Bauer; 2016: Kevin A. Chambers; 2015: Manu Gayatrinath 

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2017: Jessica Bratten, Kyle DeThomas; 2016: David Adams, Andrea Sung

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted: 
2016: David Jean-Baptiste

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2016, 2015 

Annual Meeting (2016, 2015, 2014)
Leadership Summit (2016)

Member: William Voge

Diversity Professionals: Vicki E. MarmorsteinLauren Clairicia

Communications: Jessica Allen