Philip Schuster focuses his practice on international capital markets and corporate transactions. He has extensive experience acting for issuers and underwriters in a broad range of international equity and debt capital markets transactions, including high-yield debt offerings, initial public offerings, capital increases, private placements, global debt programs, and green bond programs.

Philip's capital markets experience has a particular focus on non-U.S. issuers, including many issuers with securities registered in the United States. Philip helps his clients navigate the requirements of U.S. securities laws and regulations.

Philip recently relocated to New York following several years in London. Before joining Hogan Lovells, Philip worked in Frankfurt, Germany as an associate at another international law firm. Before pursuing his law degree, Philip spent a year as a Fulbright Scholar in Göttingen, Germany.

Education and admissions


J.D., The George Washington University Law School, with honors, 2013

B.A., The George Washington University, summa cum laude, 2009


Member, American Bar Association

Bar admissions and qualifications

New York

Related practices

Capital Markets

Representative experience

LabCorp on its offering of US$1.05bn in senior notes and its concurrent US$300m cash tender offer.

Grainger plc on its Class 1 acquisition of GRIP and its fully underwritten £345m rights issue.

Radisson Hospitality AB on its debut issuance of €250m 6.875% senior secured notes due 2023.

The senior noteholder committee in the US$1bn restructuring of a major Ukrainian agricultural company.

Underwriters' counsel in connection with U.S. registered public offerings of debt securities by two European sovereign issuers.

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