Associate Professor of Law
Andrew Verstein teaches Business Associations, Contracts, Corporate Finance, and Securities Litigation. Professor Verstein’s recent research, forthcoming in the Virginia Law Review, focuses on insider trading in commodities markets. He has also written and spoken widely on crowd funding and person to person lending, market manipulation, and nature of financial benchmarks and indices such as Libor. Professor Verstein frequently discusses financial law topics in the media, such as on CNBC’s Squawk Box and Worldwide Exchange, and BBC’s World Report, and in Bloomberg and the Wall Street Journal. Before joining the Wake Forest faculty, Professor Verstein taught at the Yale Law School, where he was John R. Raben/Sullivan & Cromwell Executive Director of the Center for the Study of Corporate Law. He has also taught at Fudan University and East China University of Political Science & Law in Shanghai. He graduated summa cum laude from Dartmouth College and received his law degree from Yale Law School, where he was a Coker Fellow. His scholarship is available at: http://papers.ssrn.com/sol3/cf_dev/AbsByAuth.cfm?per_id=1652150.