Jonathan D. Groff is an associate in the Ice Miller Business Group. Jonathan's primary areas of practice are in federal and state securities law, including capital formation (registered public and exempt private offerings), federal and state reporting and compliance and general corporate matters.
Jonathan joined Ice Miller after spending three years as an attorney in the U.S. Securities & Exchange Commission's Division of Corporation Finance and he devotes a significant portion of his practice to representing public companies. While on the SEC staff, Jonathan reviewed registration statements relating to IPOs, business combinations and a variety of other financing and reorganization transactions. He also regularly reviewed public company disclosures in periodic reports and proxy statements, primarily in the telecommunications and media industries.
Jonathan earned his Bachelor of Science in business, cum laude, from the University of Southern California in 2003. At USC, Groff served as president of his fraternity, Lambda Chi Alpha. In 2008, Jonathan earned his juris doctorate, cum laude, from Northwestern University School of Law. In law school, he served on the Journal of International Human Rights.