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William J. Fellerhoff

William J. Fellerhoff

Finance Department

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  • Northwestern University School of Law
    JD, 1986, Executive Editor, Northwestern University Law Review, 1986
  • Northwestern University
    BA, 1982

Bar Admission(s)

  • Illinois

William J. Fellerhoff's practice is concentrated in the representation of issuers, investors, banks and underwriters in connection with asset securitization and other structured rated financings in the private and public markets, as well as banks in asset-based lending transactions.

Mr. Fellerhoff has represented financial institutions in lending and credit enhancement transactions benefiting hospitals and student loan originators. He has also counseled debt and equity investors in leveraged lease transactions and counterparties in ISDA-based hedging and credit default swap transactions and enhancements. In recent years, an increasing portion of Mr. Fellerhoff's transactional work has involved operating asset financings, including in the freight rail and aviation sectors. Prior to joining Kaye Scholer, Mr. Fellerhoff was with Winston & Strawn from 1995 to 2005 and Chapman and Cutler from 1986 to 1995.

Mr. Fellerhoff served as Legislative Assistant to US Rep. Bill Gradison (R. Ohio) in his Washington, D.C. Office from 1982 to 1983.