"She is extremely sharp."


Elena Rubinov is a partner in Mayer Brown's Corporate & Securities practice.  She maintains a broad M&A practice, representing public and private companies, including private equity and infrastructure fund clients, in corporate and business combination transactions such as mergers, acquisitions, divestitures, investments, co-investments, joint ventures, recapitalizations, restructurings and bankruptcy sales, among others. She regularly counsels clients in a variety of industries, including energy, infrastructure, media and entertainment, chemicals, financial services and retail. Additionally, she advises on debt and corporate restructurings in connection with equity recapitalizations, rights offerings and 363 sales and acquisitions.

Elena is listed as a “Rising Star: M&A, 2019” by IFLR1000 and a “Rising Star, 2018” by Thomson Reuters, New York Metro Super Lawyers. She is also recognized in the Legal 500 2019 as a “Next Generation Partner” and the Legal 500 2018 for Energy Transactions: Conventional Power.


Hofstra University School of Law, JD, magna cum laude
Associate Editor, The Hofstra Law Review

Hofstra University, BBA



  • Nueva York


  • Kupona Foundation Advisory Board member
  • The Legal 500 United States, Energy Transactions: Conventional Power, 2018
  • Euromoney Institutional Investor PLC, IFLR1000 Financial & Corporate Guide, Rising Star: M&A, 2019
  • Thomson Reuters, New York Metro Super Lawyers, Rising Stars, 2018