Elizabeth A. "Liz" Nemeth

Counsel

Education

  • Northwestern Pritzker School of Law (J.D., 1997), cum laude
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (B.S., 1994), with highest honors,

    Finance

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Liz is counsel in the Corporate & Securities practice group. She has built her practice both as in-house counsel with Fortune 500 and high-profile companies and in private practice for top firms, advising senior executives at large multinational companies on securities law, equity offerings, M&A, corporate governance, executive compensation, board affairs, risk management, communications, internal controls, compliance and regulatory matters.

Having spent over a decade working in-house, Liz has a profound understanding of the complexities of in-house client needs that allows her to provide effective counsel to directors and C-suite level stakeholders. She also has a track record of quickly and successfully adapting to multiple different industries, including consumer products, communications, media, automotive, finance and manufacturing. Prior to her decade in-house, Liz co-ran the Securities & Governance group at a regional law firm. Prior to that, she was at an AMLAW 20 firm for 10 years, the last two as a partner. Clients rely on her deep finance knowledge as they pursue strategic, actionable, and business-focused solutions.

Bar Admissions

  • Illinois