The Law School's faculty includes experts in corporate law and governance, bankruptcy, securities regulation, law and economics, to name a few. Corporation Law students also take classes with members of our taxation faculty, with adjunct professors who have significant professional and practical experience to solving business problems, as well as the faculty of the Stern School of Business.
George T. Lowy Professor of Law
Marcel Kahan's main areas of teaching and research are hedge funds, shareholder voting, corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions, and bondholder rights. He has written more than 60 articles for law reviews, finance journals, and professional publications. Professor Kahan has received the Merton Miller Prize for the best paper submitted to the Journal of Business and the De Brauw Blackstone Westbroek Prize for the best paper in the ECGI Law Working Paper series. In addition, the Corporate Practice Commentator has selected over 20 of his articles as among the best corporate and securities articles. Professor Kahan has been a visiting professor at Harvard Law School, Columbia Law School, and Hebrew University. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and a Fellow at the European Corporate Governance Institute. Biography continued...