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Mayer Brown

1999 K STREET, NW, WASHINGTON, DC 20006-1101, USA
Tel:
Work +1 202 263 3000
Fax:
Fax +1 202 263 3300
Email:
Web:
www.mayerbrown.com

Linda Rhodes

Tel:
Work +1 202 263 3382
Email:
Mayer Brown

Work Department

Corporate & Securities.

Position

Linda Rhodes focuses her practice on complex commercial transactions, including business and technology sourcing, mergers, acquisitions and divestitures, joint ventures, private equity, venture capital and other financing transactions. She has represented a wide spectrum of clients, from emerging companies to large multinational corporations, in a variety of industries, including information technology, telecommunications, pharmaceuticals, health care, automotive, financial services, insurance, energy, real estate, chemicals and consumer products. She has substantial experience in leading contract negotiations, bringing complex transactions to successful closure and effectively managing the international aspects of global transactions.

Education

College of William and Mary, BBA, 1984; University of Virginia, JD, 1987.


United States: Industry focus

Transport: rail and road - regulation

Within: Transport: rail and road - regulation

With dedicated specialists in the rail and road sectors, Mayer Brown is often involved in legislative and rulemaking procedures and advises railroads, auto manufacturers and tech companies on the most pressing industry regulations. Acting for CSX Transportation, Andrew Tauber and Evan Tager successfully advocated against proposed legislation that would have prohibited one-person train crews. Senior counsel Adrian Steel led a team assisting BNSF Railway with the exercise of its access rights to a rail line jointly owned by Union Pacifc and Kansas City Southern Railway. The auto group, which includes Linda Rhodes, has expertise in cybersecurity and traffic safety issues. Erika Jones is another key contact, and Los Angeles-based partners Philip Recht and Andrew Kugler have experience in driverless car projects.

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