Managing Partner, Mayer Brown LLP


Jeremy Clay has served on Mayer Brown’s Management Committee since 2012. He represents investors, developers, banks, and corporate clients in all kinds of structured development, investment, and finance transactions. Jeremy was named a “Leading Individual” in his practice area by the Legal 500 UK in 2020, as well as a top-ranking “Eminent Practicioner” by Chambers UK in 2020 and 2021.

Mayer Brown’s diversity efforts include a diversity scholarship, LGBTQ+ initiatives, and programming specifically aimed at ensuring the success of female partners at national and local levels. The firm’s Committee on Diversity & Inclusion also engages with its Committee on Associates to promote inclusion at all levels. Mayer Brown also earned a perfect score on the Human Rights Campaign’s Corporate Equality Index in 2014.

Mayer Brown was named an LCLD Top Performer in 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2020. 

Joined LCLD 2009

Highlights of LCLD Participation

Fellows Program
Fellows nominated: 
2022: Anthen Perry; 2021: Gretel Echarte; 2020: Oral Pottinger; 2019: Lei Shen; 2018: William Barrow; 2017: Melissa A. Anyetei; 2016: Erin Gladney; 2015: Charles E. Harris; 2014: Marcus A. Christian; 2012: Kaleb Sanchez

Pathfinder Program
Pathfinders selected:
2022: Jengeih Tamba, Anjanique Watt; 2021: Marjan Batchelor, Anjali Garg; 2020: Amber Thomson, Joy Tsai; 2019: Tiffany Brown, Charity Fort; 2018: Anita Lam; 2016: Cody Gillians, Quinncy McNeal

1L LCLD Scholars Program
Scholars hosted: 
2022: Jacob Showers, Rafael Andina, Riley Harkin; 2021: Manuel Asprilla-Hassan; 2019: Amber Jones; 2018: Olivia Volpe; 2017: Halli Spraggins

Success in Law School Mentoring Program
Mentors provided: 2021, 2020, 2019, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2013, 2012

Annual Meeting (2016, 2015, 2014)
Leadership Summit (2016)


Member: Jeremy ClayJon Van Gorp

Diversity Professional & Communications: Jeremiah DeBerry