Mark Latham joined the Vermont Law School faculty in 2005 after 15 years of private law practice at Gardner Carton & Douglas, which is now the Chicago office of Faegre Drinker Bidell. While in practice Mr. Latham was a member of the firm’s environmental practice group, where he represented businesses in a range of environmental matters.
Since joining the VLS faculty Professor Latham has taught a variety of courses including torts, business associations, environmental law, environmental issues in business transactions, use of force, and co-taught cybersecurity. He also spent several years in the administration of the school as the deputy vice dean for academic affairs and as the vice dean of students. His scholarly interests include the intersection of business and environmental law and the regulation of technology.
He received his undergraduate degree from Illinois Wesleyan University and J.D. from the University of California at Berkeley. Professor Latham resides on a farm in Hartford, VT with his wife of over 30 years, Bonnie Latham.