Member of Partnership Board, Co-leader of New York Office Banking & Finance

Ann Richardson Knox

Fund Finance, Lending, Structured Finance


Ann Richardson Knox is the office practice leader of the New York Banking & Finance practice and is the Global Head of Mayer Brown’s Fund Finance team. Ann also serves on the firm’s Partnership Board. Ann has spent 24 years structuring complex financings to US and global private funds, sponsors and portfolio companies and has represented both financial institutions and funds. Ann’s vast experience encompasses financings at every level of the capital stack and every phase of a fund’s existence.


  • Columbia University, JD
    Special Projects Editor, Human Rights Law Review
  • Cornell University, BS


  • New York

Professional & Community Involvement

  • Women in Fund Finance
  • Fund Finance Association
  • American Bar Association
  • New York County Lawyer's Association