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Faculty Profile

William K. Sjostrom

Professor of Law; Director, Business Law Program

 

E-mail:  William K. Sjostrom
Office Number: 255
Office Phone: (520) 626-6451

Courses Taught:
Securities Regulation - Law 658
Business Planning - Law 638C
Mergers and Acquisitions - Law 633E
Business Organizations - Law 616
Contracts - Law 600A


SSRN Published Papers

Education

The University of Notre Dame Law School, J.D. (1996) Graduated magna cum laude
The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, B.S. (Finance) (1991) Graduated with high honors

Professional Work Experience

Professor of Law, James E. Rogers College of Law, 2009 - present
Professor of Law (previously Assistant & Associate Professor of Law), Salmon P. Chase College of Law, Northern Kentucky University, Highland Heights, Kentucky, 2002 - 2008
Senior Associate, Fredrikson & Byron, P.A., Minneapolis, Minnesota, 2001 - 2002
Assistant General Counsel, Genmar Holdings, Inc., Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1999 - 2001
Associate, Fredrikson & Byron, P.A., Minneapolis, Minnesota, 1996 - 1999
Floor Manager and Trader, JSS Investments, Chicago Board Options Exchange, Chicago, Illinois, 1991 - 1993

Representative Publications

Business Organizations: A Transactional Approach (2013).
Sjostrom's An Introduction to Contract Drafting (2012).
The AIG Bailout, 66 Wash. & Lee L. Rev. 943 (2009).
Carving a New Path to Equity Capital and Share Liquidity, 50 B.C. L. Rev. 639 (2009).
The Birth of Rule 144A Equity Offerings, 56 UCLA L. Rev. 409 (2008).
Complete List of Publications

Organizations

Association of American Law Schools, Securities Regulation Section
Member, Executive Committee, 2009 - present; Chair, 2011 - 2012

Public Service

Board Member, Academy of Greater Cincinnati, Inc. (non-profit school for gifted children) 2007 - 2009
Member, Kentucky Bar Association Committee to Review and Update the Kentucky business Corporation Act 2004 - 2006

Institutional Service

Chair, College of Law Promotion and Tenure Committee 2012 - 2013
College of Law Appointments Committee Chair, 2011 - 2012; Member, 2012 - 2013

 

Last Updated: 01/30/2014