David Lat

Managing Director at Lateral Link and founder of Above the Law

David Lat is a managing director of Lateral Link, a legal recruiting firm. Prior to joining Lateral Link, David founded and served as managing editor of Above the Law. David worked as a federal prosecutor and a litigation associate at Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz in New York. David graduated from Harvard College, magna cum laude, and Yale Law School, where he served as an editor of the Yale Law Journal.