Sean J. Griffith

Fordham Law Professor Sean J. Griffith

T.J. Maloney Chair in Business Law; Director, Fordham Corporate Law Center

Curriculum Vitae
Telephone: 212-636-7687
Email: sgriffith@law.fordham.edu
Office: Room 7-121
Hours: By Appointment
SSRN (academic papers)

Research and Teaching Areas

Corporations; Mergers and Acquisitions

Bio

Professor Griffith is an expert in corporate and securities law. He has taught at the University of Connecticut School of Law and at the University of Pennsylvania Law School. A graduate of Sarah Lawrence College, Professor Griffith received his law degree magna cum laude from the Harvard Law School, where he was an editor of the Harvard Law Review and a John M. Olin Fellow in Law and Economics. Prior to entering academia, Professor Griffith worked as an associate in the corporate department of Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz in New York, focusing on public company mergers and acquisitions.

Professional Affiliations

American Law and Economics Association

Education

  • HARVARD LAW SCHOOL, J.D., magna cum laude, 2000
  • SARAH LAWRENCE COLLEGE, B.A., 1996
  • UNIVERSITÉ DE PARIS VII, Spring 1996