Lauren A. Newell
Professor Newell joined the College of Law faculty in August 2012 as an assistant professor. She teaches Business Organizations I, Business Organizations II, Securities Regulation, the Negotiation Workshop, and Negotiation: Dealing with Emotions. Her current research focuses on the fields of law and psychology and negotiation and the consequences of state marijuana laws for business organizations. She is qualified as a non-public arbitrator of securities industry disputes through the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).
Prior to joining the College of Law faculty, Professor Newell practiced corporate law at the law firm of Boies, Schiller & Flexner LLP (now Boies Schiller Flexner LLP) in the firm's New York City offices. She represented publicly and privately held companies, hedge funds, investment banks, and executives in a variety of transactional work, including in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, private equity investments, corporate governance, and executive compensation.
Professor Newell received the 2015 Daniel S. Guy Award for Excellence in Legal Journalism, the 2016 Dean's Award for Excellence in Teaching, the 2016 Most Effective Teacher Award, presented by the Student Bar Association, and the 2017 Fowler V. Harper Faculty Scholarship Award.
- J.D., cum laude, Harvard Law School
- B.A., summa cum laude, Georgetown University
- New York State Bar
- United States District Court, Southern District of New York
- Business Organizations
- Negotiation and Dispute Resolution
- Securities Regulation
- Psychology and Lawyering
- Professional Responsibility