January 22, 2014
Latham & Watkins announced that John Sikora has joined the firm¿s Chicago office as a partner in the litigation department. Sikora joins Latham from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, where his tenure spanned 16 years. He has held several positions, including most recently as assistant director in the Chicago Regional Office. Sikora¿s practice at Latham will focus on enforcement defense related to hedge funds, private equity, mutual funds and investment advisers. Sikora received his law degree from Northwestern University Law School in 1991. He received his bachelor's degree in history from Trinity University in San Antonio.