Jonathan C. Su

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Jonathan C. Su is a partner in the White Collar Defense & Investigations Practice of the law firm of Latham & Watkins LLP.  Mr. Su most recently served in government as Deputy Counsel to President Joseph R. Biden, Jr., where he had principal responsibility for congressional oversight and controversy matters at the White House and across the Executive Branch. Among other high-profile matters, Mr. Su advised on unprecedented executive privilege issues that implicated substantial litigation ultimately addressed by the US Supreme Court.  During the Obama-Biden Administration, Mr. Su served as Special Counsel to President Barack Obama, where he advised on a wide range of controversy matters. Mr. Su was also a federal prosecutor at the United States Attorney's Office for the District of Maryland. He served as a law clerk to U.S. Circuit Judge Ronald M. Gould and U.S. District Judge Julian Abele Cook, Jr.  Mr. Su is a graduate of the University of California at Berkeley and Georgetown University Law Center.

Experience

  • Partner, Latham & Watkins LLP