Mayer Brown’s Public Companies & Corporate Governance practice advises public companies on transactional, regulatory and governance, and litigation matters. Our team works with domestic and foreign private issuers of all sizes, from mature growth companies preparing for life post-IPO, direct listing or combination with a SPAC to newly public companies and larger enterprises that have been publicly traded for many years. Our advice is informed not only by our leading transactional practices but also by our experience working with companies in a variety of industry sectors, including technology, financial services and fintech, insurance and insurtech, life sciences, healthcare, real estate and REITs, BDCs and consumer products. Mayer Brown is ranked as a leading law firm for Corporate Governance by The Legal 500 US.


Chambers USA

  • Nationwide: Corporate/M&A: Highly Regarded

“[A] quality group providing advice to a stable of public companies… active on a broad range of matters domestically and internationally, including… governance issues.” Chambers USA

The Legal 500 US

  • M&A/Corporate & Commercial: Corporate Governance

“‘Very responsive to our questions. Very proactive. Very effective in dealing with the target’s management and advisors. Asked the tough questions, but in non-confrontational ways.‘” The Legal 500 US (Client Feedback)

“‘The Mayer Brown team is world class… Patience, attention to detail, domain knowledge all came together.’” The Legal 500 US (Client Feedback)

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