Ryan Lawrence is a Corporate & Securities partner in Mayer Brown's Chicago office focusing on mergers and acquisitions. He represents buyers and sellers in connection with stock and asset acquisitions and divestitures, public and private mergers, tender and exchange offers, joint ventures, and venture capital and other private equity investments. Ryan also advises companies in connection with corporate governance and SEC compliance and reporting.
Ryan joined Mayer Brown in 2006, leaving in 2012. Ryan returned to Mayer Brown in August 2016 after serving as Chief Legal Officer of Textura Corporation, a publicly listed provider of a suite of collaboration cloud services to the commercial construction industry, since February 2013. Textura went public on the New York Stock Exchange in June 2013 and was acquired by Oracle Corporation in June 2016.