Master's students benefit from the strength of our corporate and business law faculty, from professors at the NYU Stern School of Business, from top practitioners on our adjunct faculty, many of whom are leading practitioners in New York City's law firms and corporations, and from professors whose work intersects with the role of business in a globalized world, such as law and development, labor rights, and law and economics.
Professor of Law
Professor Franco Ferrari joined NYU on a full-time basis in September 2010, after serving as visiting professor for various years. Previously, he was chaired professor of comparative law at Tilburg University in the Netherlands, Bologna University, and Verona University in Italy. After serving as member of the Italian Delegation to various sessions of the United Nations Commission on International Trade Law (UNCITRAL) from 1995 to 2000, he served as Legal Officer at the United Nations Office of Legal Affairs, International Trade Law Branch (2000-2002), with responsibility for numerous projects, including the preparation of the UNCITRAL Digest on Applications of the UN Sales Convention. Biography continued...