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Co-Directors

Lisa Fairfax

Presidential Professor; Co-Director, Institute for Law and Economics
 
Jill Fisch

Jill E. Fisch

Saul A. Fox Distinguished Professor of Business Law; Co-Director, Institute for Law and Economics
 
Elizabeth Pollman

Elizabeth Pollman

Professor of Law; Co-Director, Institute for Law and Economics
 

Executive Director

Larry Hamermesh

Lawrence Hamermesh

Executive Director, Institute for Law & Economics; Professor Emeritus, Widener University Delaware Law School
 

Board of Advisors

Richard B. Aldridge

Richard B. Aldridge

Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Philadelphia, PA

 
William D. Anderson, Jr.

William D. Anderson, Jr.

Senior Managing Director
Evercore
New York, NY

 
Marshall B. Babson

Marshall B. Babson

Seyfarth Shaw LLP
New York, NY

 
Martin J. Bienenstock

Martin J. Bienenstock

Proskauer Rose LLP
New York, NY

 
Daniel H. Burch

Daniel H. Burch

Chairman & CEO
MacKenzie Partners, Inc.
New York, NY

 
George A. Casey

George A. Casey

Shearman & Sterling LLP
New York, NY

 
Charles I. Cogut

Charles I. Cogut

Co-Chair, 2008-2019
Former Partner
Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
New York, NY

 
Ray DiCamillo

Raymond J. DiCamillo

Richards, Layton & Finger, P.A.
Wilmington, DE

 
John P. DiTomo

John P. DiTomo

Morris Nichols Arsht & Tunnell LLP
Wilmington, DE

 
John G. Finley

John G. Finley

Senior Managing Director and Chief Legal Officer
The Blackstone Group L.P.
New York, NY

 
Joel E. Friedlander

Joel E. Friedlander

Friedlander & Gorris, P.A.
Wilmington, DE

 
Eric J. Friedman

Eric J. Friedman

Executive Partner
Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP
New York, NY

 
Robert L. Friedman

Robert L. Friedman

Chair, 2001-2007
Senior Advisor
The Blackstone Group L.P.
New York, NY

 
Distinguished Jurist, Judge Parker, 10.14.15

Joseph B. Frumkin

Co-Chair, 2008-
Sullivan & Cromwell LLP
New York, NY

 
Daniel M. Gallagher

Daniel M. Gallagher

Chief Legal Officer
Robinhood
Washington, D.C.

 
Eduardo Gallardo

Eduardo Gallardo

Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
New York, NY

 
Joseph D. Gatto

Joseph D. Gatto

Founder and Managing Partner
Orient Point Partners
New York, NY

 
Perry Golkin

Perry Golkin

Chief Executive Officer
PPC Enterprises LLC
New York, NY

 
Mark I. Greene

Mark I. Greene

Cravath, Swaine & Moore LLP
New York, NY

 
William R. Harker

William R. Harker

Co-Founder and President
Ashe Capital Management, LP
Old Tappan, NJ

 
Erik Hoover

Erik T. Hoover

Senior Vice President and General Counsel
DuPont
Wilmington, DE

 
Sarkis Jebejian

Sarkis Jebejian

Kirkland & Ellis LLP
New York, NY

 
Gaurav Jetley

Gaurav Jetley

Managing Principal
Analysis Group
New York, NY

 
Cynthia B. Kane

Cynthia B. Kane

Special Assistant to the
Secretary of State
Delaware Department of State
Wilmington, DE

 
Roy J. Katzovicz

Roy J. Katzovicz

Chairman
Saddle Point Group, LLC
New York, NY

 
Meredith Kotler

Meredith Kotler

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer US LLP
New York, NY

 
Mark Lebovitch

Mark Lebovitch

Bernstein Litowitz Berger & Grossmann LLP
New York, NY

 
Daniel Lee

Daniel Lee

Managing Director
Moelis & Company
Los Angeles, CA

 
Kenneth A. Lefkowitz

Kenneth A. Lefkowitz

Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP
New York, NY

 
Martin S. Lessner

Martin S. Lessner

Young Conaway Stargatt & Taylor, LLP
Wilmington, DE

 
Ted S. Lodge

Ted S. Lodge

Partner – Global Head Restructurings and Turnarounds
GoldenTree Asset Management, LP
New York, NY

 
Scott B. Luftglass

Scott B. Luftglass

Fried, Frank, Harris, Shriver and Jacobson, LLP
New York, NY

 
Jennifer Marietta-Westberg

Jennifer Marietta-Westberg

Principal
Cornerstone Reseach
Washington, D.C.

 
William Mills

William Mills

Cadwalader Wickersham & Taft LLP
New York, NY

 
Mark Morton

Mark A. Morton

Potter Anderson & Corroon LLP
Wilmington, DE

 
Jennifer Muller

Jennifer Muller

Managing Director
Houlihan Lokey
San Francisco, CA

 
Robert Mundheim

Robert H. Mundheim

Shearman & Sterling LLP
New York, NY

 
Henry Nassau

Henry N. Nassau

Dechert LLP
Philadelphia, PA

 
James A. Ounsworth

James A. Ounsworth

Managing Partner
The S Consulting Group
Philadelphia, PA

 
Morton A. Pierce

Morton A. Pierce

White & Case LLP
New York, NY

 
Helen P. Pudlin

Helen P. Pudlin

Retired Executive Vice President and General Counsel
PNC Financial Services Group
Pittsburgh, PA

 
Allan N. Rauch

Allan N. Rauch

Former Vice President - Legal & General Counsel
Bed Bath & Beyond Inc.
Union, NJ

 
Myron J. Resnick

Myron J. Resnick

Retired Senior Vice President and Chief Investment Officer
Allstate Insurance Company
Northbrook, IL

 
Anne Robinson

Anne Robinson

Managing Director, General Counsel and Corporate Secretary
Vanguard
Wayne, PA

 
Jeffrey J. Rosen

Jeffrey J. Rosen

Debevoise & Plimpton LLP
New York, NY

 
Jennifer Shotwell

Jennifer Shotwell

Founding Managing Director
Innisfree M&A Incorporated
New York, NY

 
David M. Silk

David M. Silk

Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
New York, NY

 
Amy Simmerman

Amy Simmerman

Wilson, Sonsini, Goodrich & Rosati
Wilmington, DE

 
Richard D. Smith

Richard D. Smith

Holland & Knight, LLP
New York, NY

 
Joseph A. Stern

Joseph A. Stern

Managing Director; M&A Advisory General Counsel
Goldman, Sachs & Co.
New York, NY

 

 
Leo Strine

Hon. Leo E. Strine Jr.

Former Chief Justice
Delaware Supreme Court
Wilmington, DE

 
Chancery Court n (Measuring Fair Value in Appraisal: Deal Price or Discounted Cash Flow) 4.5.16

John J. Suydam

Chief Legal and Compliance Officer
Apollo Global Management, LLC
New York, NY

 
Eric M. Swedenburg

Eric M. Swedenburg

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett LLP
New York, NY

 
Hon. E. Norman Veasey

Hon. E. Norman Veasey

Chief Justice, Supreme Court of Delaware, 1992-2004
Gordon, Fournaris & Mammarella, P.A.
Wilmington, DE

 
Peter L. Welsh

Peter L. Welsh

Ropes & Gray LLP
Boston, MA

 
Jennifer Zachary

Jennifer Zachary

Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Merck & Co., Inc.
Kenilworth, NJ

 

Associate Faculty

David Abrams

David S. Abrams

Professor of Law, Business Economics, and Public Policy
 
Tom Baker

Tom Baker

William Maul Measey Professor of Law
 
William Bratton

William Wilson Bratton

Nicholas F. Gallicchio Professor of Law, Emeritus

 
Howard Chang

Howard Chang

Earle Hepburn Professor of Law, Emeritus
 
Cary Coglianese

Cary Coglianese

Edward B. Shils Professor of Law and Professor of Political Science; Director, Penn Program on Regulation
 
Vincent Glode

Vincent Glode

Associate Professor of Finance, The Wharton School
 
Itay Goldstein

Itay Goldstein

Professor of Finance, The Wharton School
 
Larry Hamermesh

Lawrence Hamermesh

Executive Director, Institute for Law & Economics; Professor Emeritus, Widener University Delaware Law School
 
Richard J. Herring

Richard J. Herring

Jacob Safra Professor of International Banking, Professor of Finance, The Wharton School; Co-Director, Wharton Financial Institutions Center
 
David Hoffman

David Hoffman

Professor of Law; Deputy Dean
 
Robert W. Holthausen

Robert W. Holthausen

The Nomura Securities Company Professor and Ernst and Young Professor, Professor of Accounting and Finance, and Chairman, Accounting Department, The Wharton School
 
Herbert Hovenkamp

Herbert Hovenkamp

James G. Dinan University Professor
 
Robert P. Inman

Robert P. Inman

Richard King Mellon Professor of Finance, Professor of Finance and Economics, Business and Public Policy, Real Estate, The Wharton School
 
Richard E. Kihlstrom

Richard E. Kihlstrom

Ervin Miller-Arthur M. Freedman Professor of Finance and Economics, Chairman, Finance Department, The Wharton School
 
Jonathan Klick

Jonathan Klick

Professor of Law
 
Michael Knoll

Michael Knoll

Theodore K. Warner Professor of Law & Professor of Real Estate; Co-Director, Center for Tax Law and Policy
 
George J. Mailath

George J. Mailath

Walter H. Annenberg Professor in the Social Sciences, Professor of Economics, School of Arts and Sciences
 
Charles Mooney

Charles W. Mooney

Charles A. Heimbold, Jr. Professor of Law, Emeritus
 
David K. Musto

David K. Musto

Ronald O. Perelman Professor in Finance, The Wharton School
 
Gideon Parchomovsky

Gideon Parchomovsky

Robert G. Fuller, Jr. Professor of Law
 
Andrew W. Postlewaite

Andrew W. Postlewaite

Harry P. Kamen Professor of Economics, School of Arts and Sciences; Professor of Finance, The Wharton School
 
Michael R. Roberts

Michael R. Roberts

William H. Lawrence Professor, Professor of Finance, The Wharton School
 
Amy Sepinwall

Amy Sepinwall

Associate Professor of Legal Studies & Business Ethics
 
Reed Shuldiner

Reed Shuldiner

Alvin L. Snowiss Professor of Law; Co-Director, Center for Tax Law and Policy
 
David Skeel

David Arthur Skeel

S. Samuel Arsht Professor of Corporate Law
 
Lucian ?Luke? Taylor

Lucian “Luke” Taylor

Associate Professor of Finance, The Wharton School
 
Michael Wachter

Michael L. Wachter

William B. and Mary Barb Johnson Professor of Law and Economics, Emeritus
 
Susan M. Wachter

Susan M. Wachter

Albert E. Sussman Professor of Real Estate, Professor of Finance, The Wharton School; Professor of City and Regional Planning, Penn Design; Co-Director, Institute for Urban Research
 
Amy Wax

Amy Wax

Robert Mundheim Professor of Law
 
Bilge Yilmaz

Bilge Yilmaz

Wharton Private Equity Professor, Professor of Finance, The Wharton School
 
David Zaring

David Zaring

Professor of Legal Studies & Business Ethics, Wharton