Mayer Brown Elevates 53 Lawyers to Partner and Counsel

Mayer Brown today announces the elevation of 53 lawyers to partner and counsel. The group comprises 35 lawyers who have been promoted to partner, and 18 who have earned the counsel rank. In the aggregate, 55 percent of those promoted are female and 45 percent male.

“As this talented group of lawyers demonstrates, Mayer Brown is a terrific place to grow your legal career,” said Jon Van Gorp, chair of Mayer Brown. “The promise of these lawyers is an inspiration, and we appreciate their dedication to superior client service and applaud their well-earned success.”

The promoted lawyers represent 11 practices and 14 offices across Mayer Brown’s wide global footprint. The practice areas with the greatest number of promotions were Banking & Finance, Litigation & Dispute Resolution and Real Estate Markets. The offices that saw the largest number of promotions were Chicago, London and New York. The promotions are effective January 1, 2023.

Those elevated to partner are:

  • Maria A. Alevras-Chen, Banking & Finance, Chicago
  • Ravi Amin, Banking & Finance, Chicago
  • Tim Baines, Environmental/Planning and ESG, London
  • Graham M. Buccigross, Intellectual Property, Northern California
  • Angie N. K. Chan, Banking & Finance, Hong Kong
  • Pavlina Chopova-Leprêtre, Regulatory, Brussels
  • Maximillian L. Del Rey, Employment & Benefits, Washington DC
  • Francis L. Doorley, Financial Services Regulatory & Enforcement, Washington DC
  • Jessie A. Dougher, Banking & Finance, New York
  • Ségolène Dufétel, Corporate & Securities, Paris
  • Ryan H. Ferris, Corporate & Securities, Chicago
  • Laura A. Franklin, Real Estate Markets, New York
  • Nicole L. Goodman, Banking & Finance, Chicago
  • Tricia L. Greenlee, Real Estate Markets, Los Angeles
  • Ana Hadnes Bruder, Intellectual Property, Frankfurt, Germany
  • Jennifer T. Hartnett, Banking & Finance, Chicago
  • Gina Aiello Jordt, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Chicago
  • Ross Kelley, Real Estate Markets, Charlotte, NC
  • Nanak Keswani, Banking & Finance, London
  • Melissa L. Kilcoyne, Banking & Finance, Chicago
  • Karen Kim, Tax, New York
  • Samantha Leavitt, Banking & Finance, New York
  • Jason L. F. Leung, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Hong Kong
  • David A. K. Linley, Banking & Finance, New York
  • Cristiane Manzueto, Intellectual Property, Rio de Janeiro
  • Katy C. McNeil, Banking & Finance, Chicago
  • Anthony D. Pastore, Tax, Chicago
  • Sam Prentki, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, London
  • Jonathan R. Rosaluk, Banking & Finance, Chicago
  • Carolin A. Rost, Legal Risk Management, Hong Kong
  • Dr. Philipp Schaefer, Real Estate Markets, Frankfurt, Germany
  • Miller Smith, Banking & Finance, Charlotte, NC
  • Luciana Sodré, Corporate & Securities, Rio de Janeiro
  • Nicholas R. Vallorano, Projects & Infrastructure, Chicago
  • Raymond C. L. Yang, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Hong Kong

Those ascending to counsel are:

  • Clint Bergstrom, Banking & Finance, New York
  • Danielle Blass, Real Estate Markets, London
  • Constance Bouchet, Banking & Finance, Paris
  • Paul de Préval, Tax, Paris
  • Katherine Fox, Employment & Benefits, London
  • Gedham Gomes, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Rio de Janeiro
  • Tina Hoffmann, Corporate & Securities, Frankfurt, Germany
  • Raimbaut Lacoeuilhe, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Paris
  • Jane H. S. Man, Banking & Finance, Hong Kong
  • Emily A. Nash, Intellectual Property, Chicago and New York
  • Louis Nayberg, Tax, Paris
  • Kyle R. Shannon, Real Estate Markets, Charlotte, NC
  • Stefanie Skoruppa, Corporate & Securities, Frankfurt and Düsseldorf, Germany
  • Patricia Ugalde Revilla, Litigation & Dispute Resolution, Dubai, UAE
  • Paul Whitfield-Jones, International Trade, London
  • Caitlin E. Woolford, Banking & Finance, Charlotte, NC
  • Ying-Zi Yang, Intellectual Property, New York
  • Stephen T. Yeh, Banking & Finance, Los Angeles