Elected Member

Professor Bruce A. Markell

Chicago, IL
Northwestern University Pritzker School of Law
Pitzer College, B.A.
University of California-Davis School of Law, JD

Professor of Bankruptcy Law and Practice, Northwestern University School of Law, June 2015 to present. Jeffrey A. Stoops Professor of Law, The Florida State University College of Law, July 2013 to May 2015. United States Bankruptcy Judge for the District of Nevada, July 2004 to July 2013; Member, Bankruptcy Appellate Panel for the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, August 2007 to July 2013. Senior Fellow in Bankruptcy and Commercial Law, William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, January 2005 to July 2013. Doris S. and Theodore B. Lee Professor of Law, William S. Boyd School of Law, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, June 1999 to July 2004. Professor of Law, Indiana University—Bloomington, August 1994 to May 1999, Associate Professor of Law, May 1990 to July 1994. Partner, Sidley & Austin, Los Angeles, California, January 1988 to May 1990, (Associate Attorney, May 1985 to December 1987). Associate Attorney, Sachs & Phelps, Los Angeles, California, May 1983 to April 1985; Morrison & Foerster, Los Angeles, California, October 1981 to April 1983. Clerkship, Law Clerk to the Honorable Anthony M. Kennedy, Judge, United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, September 1980 to September 1981.

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Areas of Expertise
Contracts (Contracts Law)
Bankruptcy Law
Commercial Law