Manning Gilbert Warren III holds the H. Edward Harter Chair of Commercial Law at the Brandeis School of Law, University of Louisville. Previously, he was Senior Fulbright Scholar and Visiting Professor of Law at the University of London, Visiting Professor of Law at the George Washington University, Emory University, and the University of Arizona, and was Professor of Law at the University of Alabama. Prior to his academic career, Professor Warren was a partner at Ritchie, Rediker & Warren and an associate at Bradley Arant Rose and White, both in Birmingham, Alabama. He is a widely published scholar in the field of corporate and securities regulation, has testified on market regulation before the United States Senate Banking Committee, and has served as a consultant to the London Stock Exchange and the North American Securities Administrators Association. He also has served as a member of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission’s Federal Advisory Committee on Market Transactions and as a director of the American Judicature Society. He is an active member of the District of Columbia, Alabama and Kentucky Bars and has twice served as Chair of the Business Law Section of the Kentucky Bar Association.