John Tishler -
Securities Attorneys

John Tishler

San Diego, California
  • John Tishler

Attorney Tishler is an EB-5 corporate and securities attorney who practices law as a partner in the Del Mar Heights office of the law firm Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton, LLP. Attorney Tishler has experience representing clients in various areas, including business transactions, international and domestic capital markets, corporate governance, corporate finance, corporate restructuring, technology and mergers and acquisitions. He advises smaller high-growth clients, NASDAQ, NYSE and international exchange issuers on debt offerings, capital structures and equity. On a regular basis, he writes about the EB-5 investment program, uncommon interpretations and approaches to transactional lawyering, capital market transactions and emerging growth company issues.

Attorney Tishler also has experience advising clients in matters involving the EB-5 investment program. His work includes ensuring securities compliance and advising clients on strategic partnerships. He has represented clients acquiring EB-5 financing for alternative, utility-scale energy projects. He is also familiar with and represents clients from many industries, such as digital business, aerospace and defense, climate change and clean technology and life sciences. He practices corporate law in emerging venture/growth capital, global capital markets and public company corporate governance and compliance. His previous clients include GE Capital, Xerox Corporate, Lenovo, Northrop Grumman Corporation and

Attorney Tishler was named a San Diego Super Lawyer from 2010 to 2012 and was recognized as a top attorney in various years in the Corporate Transactional section of the San Diego Daily Transcript. He lectures on corporate law, executive compensation and strategic partnering and acts as an adjunct professor at the University of San Diego School of Law. He is also a member of the American Bar Association and the Society of Corporate Secretaries and Governance Professionals.

Attorney Tishler has published blogs on the Financial Institutions Law Blog and the Corporate & Securities Law Blog. Furthermore, he has authored various articles published in California Business Law Practitioner, The Recorder and the San Diego Daily Transcript. He completed his Bachelor of Arts at Cornell University in 1989 and graduated with distinction in all of the subjects he took. He also completed his Juris Doctor at Yale Law School and graduated in 1992.

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