Professor of Law; Bion M. Gregory Chair in Business Law; Director, Center for Business Law
Bankruptcy, corporate governance, corporate law.
Issues that spark your passion
How the law can help the economy recover from COVID-19; how the law should change to help financially distressed firms recover.
Advised the California State Senate on the PG&E bankruptcy. Widely quoted in the press, including the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, and Washington Post.
Leading a committee of bankruptcy scholars advising Congress on reforms related to pandemic recovery.
Project you spearheaded
Founding UC Hastings Law’s Center for Business Law.
Particularly meaningful honors
UC Hastings Foundation Faculty Award for Faculty Scholarship. Two papers selected for the Stanford/Yale/Harvard Junior Faculty Forum.