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James Metz

Menlo Park, USA USA Guide 2021 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation
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Employee Benefits & Executive Compensation - California: San Francisco, Silicon Valley & Surro

Band 3

James Metz is skilled at representing clients in the employee benefits and executive compensation aspects of M&A transactions.
"He is a very thoughtful, practical and commercial lawyer." "He is really good technically."
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Partner in Latham’s Tax Department and member of the global Benefits and Compensation Practice Group. Specializes in executive compensation and employee benefits matters. Represents public and private companies as well as individuals in designing and drafting employment arrangements, benefit plans and equity-based and other incentive compensation arrangements and advises clients on tax, securities and corporate law issues that arise in connection with the establishment and administration of such plans and arrangements. Represents private and public companies on executive compensation and employee benefits matters in corporate transactions such as initial public offerings, private securities offerings and mergers and acquisitions.

Career

Former Chief Financial Officer of an independent physician association and health maintenance organization.

Personal

JD, University of California, Berkeley, School of Law, 2004

MS, Johns Hopkins University, 1997

BA, University of Maryland, 1995

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James Metz

Latham & Watkins LLP

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140 Scott Drive

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