Adele Hogan is a Partner at Lucosky Brookman LLP and Co-Chair of the Corporate & Securities Practice Group. She is an experienced transactional, capital markets, and mergers lawyer with expertise in FinTech and securities offerings, including SPACs, PIPEs, and IPOs. She advises on GRC – governance, risk, and compliance – and is active in strategic growth advisory work, including the corporate side of restructurings inside and outside of bankruptcy.
Adele’s work involves diverse industries, including: financial institutions; energy and utilities; healthcare (medical devices, biotech and pharmaceuticals); leisure (gaming and hotels); real estate; telecommunications; media and technology; transportation (airlines, automotive, shipping, rail); and retail.
Adele worked for over ten years at Cravath Swaine & Moore LLP, and was a partner at White & Case LLP and Linklaters LLP. She served as a Director at Deutsche Bank, has done strategic consulting work (revenue enhancements, deposit growth, FX, derivatives, mergers) for large banks, and led anti-financial crimes investigations, risk framework implementations, and corporate governance matters.
A graduate of Cornell University Law School, Adele frequently chairs and speaks at national law programs. She has served as an Adjunct Law Professor at Fordham University School of Law, presents at Practicing Law Institute, and is a Visiting Instructor at Cornell University Law School.
Cornell University Law School
U.S. Supreme Court
New York City Bar: M&A Committee (2010-2013), Chair of the Securities Regulation Committee (2007-2010) (member 2001-2004; 2012-2015), Chair of the Financial Reporting Committee (2004-2007), Banking Law Committee (2017-present)
New York State Bar Association: Executive Committee member of Business Law Committee (2007-2009; 2013-2016), Securities Regulation Committee (2011-present), Corporations Committee (2011-2016), Derivatives Committee (2011-present), Women in Law Committee, and Insurance Committee (Chairman 2015)
American Bar Association: Federal Securities Regulation (2005-present)
Women in Funds, 100 Women in Finance, Women’s Bond Club, and Women in Derivatives (WIND)
SIFMA: Compliance and Legal Society (2009-2010, 2017), and Internal Audit Society (2017)
Association of Corporate Counsel
Society of Corporate Governance Professionals
National Association of Corporate Directors (NACD)
Wall Street Blockchain Alliance (WSBA)
Risk Management Association (RMA)
Board Member: Current or past trustee or director of The Spence School (Corporate Secretary), Chairman of the Board of the School for Strings, Director of 570 Park Avenue Co-op, and member of other boards
Frequent chair and speaker at national programs: Practicing Law Institute, law schools (Cornell, former Fordham Law School Adjunct Professor) and business schools, accounting firms, companies, investment banks, and bar associations.