Ugo Ude is a partner in the Corporate & Securities practice in Mayer Brown’s New York office. He focuses primarily on merger and acquisition transactions, restructurings, joint ventures and general transactional and corporate governance matters. Recognized by the New York Law Journal as a 2015 Rising Star, a designation by a panel of judges of attorneys under 40 with an established record of accomplishments, Ugo represents private equity funds, other financial investors, strategic investors and portfolio companies, as well as multinational companies. Ugo also represents sponsors with respect to the formation of private equity funds and issuers and underwriters in public and private offerings of equity and debt securities. Ugo joined Mayer Brown in 2006.