Mariah Nix

Mariah joined Murphy & Hourihane, LLC, as an attorney in November 2017, after serving as a law clerk at the firm since February 2016. Prior to joining the firm that is now Murphy Law Group, Mariah worked with the in-house legal team at the Chicago Stock Exchange, where she assisted with rule filings, and researched SEC regulations and comparative rules of other national securities exchanges. Mariah has also worked as a legal extern at Levy Restaurants, Inc., where she was exposed to a range of industry issues, including licensing regulations and employment law. While attending Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Mariah competed as a member of the ABA Client Counseling team, and earned a certificate in Trial Advocacy.

Prior to law school, Mariah attended Indiana University, graduating with Bachelor of Arts degrees in political science and criminal justice. Mariah now lives in Lincoln Park with her boyfriend and their two rescued pets, Paul and Luna.


  • State of Illinois
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois


  • Indiana University, B.A.
  • Loyola University Chicago School of Law, J.D.


  • Chicago Bar Association
  • Women’s Bar Association of Illinois
  • Illinois State Bar Association