Philip J. Niehoff: Lawyer with Mayer Brown LLP

Philip J. Niehoff

Chicago,  IL  U.S.A.
Phone312 701 7843

Peer Rating

Client Rating

Printer Friendly VersionEmail this PageDownload to My Outlook ContactsAdd lawyer to My FavoritesCompare this lawyer to other lawyers in your favorites

Experience & Credentials

Practice Areas

  • Banking & Finance
  • Emerging Markets
  • Capital Markets
  • Initial Public Offerings (IPOs)
  • Corporate & Securities
  • Financial Institutions M&A
  • Financial Services Regulatory & Enforcement
  • Investment Management
  • Latin America
  • Life Sciences
Contact InfoTelephone: 312 701 7843
Fax: 312 706 8180
University University of Wisconsin-Madison, B.B.A., with distinction, 1982
Law SchoolUniversity of Wisconsin Law School, J.D., cum laude, 1985; Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M., 1988
Admitted1985, Wisconsin; 1991, Illinois


American Bar Association

Chicago Bar Association

Illinois Bar Association

Wisconsin Bar Association


Philip Niehoff is a transactional attorney who advises clients across a broad spectrum of securities-related matters. Philip represents issuers and underwriters in public, Rule 144A and private offerings of both equity and debt securities. He also represents issuers and dealer-managers in liability management transactions, including equity and debt self-tenders, exchange offers, and consent solicitations.

Philip also advises client companies regarding Securities Act and Securities Exchange Act compliance, NYSE and NASDAQ compliance, corporate governance, and Sarbanes-Oxley Act matters; and he represents investment companies regarding compliance with SEC rules and regulations.

Prior to joining Mayer Brown in 1990, Philip held progressively more senior positions with the SEC, first as Attorney/Advisor with its Division of Investment Management (1985-1988), and later as Attorney/Advisor (1988-1989) and then Senior Attorney (1989-1990) with the Commission's Division of Corporation Finance.

Philip is listed in Who's Who in American Law and Best Lawyers in America for Securities Law and has been named among the Leading Lawyers in Illinois in the Securities and Venture Finance Law category. According to Chambers USA 2012, Philip is thorough, appropriately aggressive and will get you the best deal on the table. Chambers USA 2008 notes that Philip is smarter with numbers and accounting regulations than the accountants themselves.

Profile Visibility
#746 in weekly profile views out of 44,088 lawyers in Chicago, Illinois
#36,384 in weekly profile views out of 1,673,393 total lawyers Overall

Office Information

Philip J. Niehoff

71 S. Wacker Drive
ChicagoIL 60606


Professional Networking for Legal Professionals Only

Quickly and easily expand your professional
network - join the premier global network for legal professionals only. It's powered by the
Martindale-Hubbell database - over 1,000,000 lawyers strong.
Join Now