Elizabeth McClain

Corporate & Securities, Private Equity, Funds & Investment Management


Lizzie McClain is an associate in Mayer Brown's New York office and a member of the Corporate & Securities practice.

Lizzie focuses her practice on investment management, primarily private funds. She advises asset managers and institutional investors on a wide variety of matters including the structuring, marketing, compliance and ongoing management of domestic and offshore commingled private investment funds, funds of one, co-investment vehicles and standalone single deal vehicles. Lizzie also advises sponsors and management with respect to upper-tier related issues, including the structuring and documentation of compensation plans, seed capital arrangements and departing key management persons.

Prior to joining Mayer Brown, Lizzie was an associate in the Financial Services Group of a global law firm’s New York office.

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  • Northeastern University, BA, summa cum laude
  • University of Pennsylvania Law School, JD


  • New York


  • English
  • Russian