Biography

P.J. Himelfarb is a key partner in Weil’s Public Company Advisory Group, a practice credited with defining the field of corporate governance.  Her insights from having been a special counsel at the Securities and Exchange Commission combined with two decades of private practice prove invaluable to general counsels, C-Suite executives and board members in navigating complex disclosure and corporate governance matters.  P.J. also advises on the securities law aspects of merger and acquisition and securities transactions. In addition, she works closely with partners in Weil’s Securities Litigation practice on securities litigation matters, including internal and external reviews and investigations.  P.J. was a primary drafter of some of the SEC's most significant corporate finance initiatives during her tenure.

On June 6, 2019, PJ received the Euromoney Americas Women in Business Law Award in Corporate Governance