Laura McMahon has been advising clients for over 25 years on corporate and business transactions, both domestic and international, including mergers and acquisitions, financings and joint ventures, particularly in the energy industry. Laura also counsels clients on securities disclosure and compliance and corporate governance. A significant portion of her practice involves cross-border transactions with Latin America, and she is especially recognized for her knowledge of Mexico. In the past several years, she has represented issuers in public debt and equity offerings with aggregate proceeds of over $8.9 billion and companies in acquisitions, dispositions and joint ventures valued at over $3.2 billion.
Ms. McMahon is a frequent writer and speaker on topics involving business transactions, securities matters and corporate governance. She is fluent in Spanish and has a working knowledge of Portuguese. She has been named one of the top lawyers in Latin America by the Latin Business Chronicle and Latinvex and is ranked by Euromoney Legal Media Group in its Guide to World's Leading Banking Finance and Transactional Lawyers, among other acknowledgements.