Camila Panama is a partner in Mayer Brown’s New York office and a member of the Corporate & Securities and Mergers & Acquisitions practices.

Camila’s practice focuses on advising clients on public and private company mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, carve-outs and other significant transactions. She also advises boards of directors and special committees on activist defense and a full range of corporate governance matters. Camila is a member of the Women in Law Empowerment Forum (WILEF) Global Advisory Board. She is also a member of the firm’s Latinx Group and New York Women’s Forum.

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Camila’s notable representations have included:

  • Chevron in its $13 billion acquisition of Noble Energy
  • Resolute Forest Products in its pending $2.7 billion sale to The Paper Excellence Group through the Group’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Domtar Corporation
  • The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company in its $2.5 billion acquisition of Cooper Tire & Rubber Company
  • Special Committee of QAD in its $2 billion sale to Thoma Bravo
  • Rocket Companies in its $1.3 billion acquisition of Truebill
  • Millicom International Cellular in its
    • $1.6 billion acquisition of certain of Telefónica’s Central American assets
    • $1 billion acquisition of an 80% controlling stake in Cable Onda
  • Deltic Timber in its $1.2 billion combination with Potlatch Corporation
  • Aetna in its divestiture of Medicity and in its now terminated $37 billion acquisition of Humana
  • ECI Telecom Group in its sale to Ribbon Communications
  • PepsiCo in its acquisition of KeVita
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers in the sale of its public sector consulting practice to Veritas Capital
  • Comcast in its minority investment by NBCUniversal in BuzzFeed
  • Lightyear Capital and Clarion Partners in its sale of Clarion Partners to Legg Mason
  • SS&C in its proposal to acquire GBST Holdings Limited
  • Ankura Consulting Group in its acquisition of c3/consulting
  • TE Connectivity in the sale of its circuit protection business to Littelfuse
  • Intel Corporation in the activist investment by Third Point
  • Red Robin Gourmet Burgers in connection with its proxy contest against and settlement agreement with Vintage
  • J.P. Morgan as financial advisor to Callon Petroleum Company in connection with its $3.2 billion acquisition of Carrizo Oil & Gas
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch as financial adviser to Care Capital Properties in connection with its $7.4 billion merger with Sabra Health Care REIT


The University of Chicago Law School, JD

Yale University, BA, cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa


  • New York