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Richard Squire

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Richard Squire is a Professor of Law at Fordham University School of Law, where he has taught since 2006. In 2012-2013, he was Florence Rogatz Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School, and in Fall 2013 he was the Joseph F. Cunningham Visiting Professor of Commercial & Insurance Law at Columbia Law School. 

Professor Squire publishes primarily on the subjects of corporate law and corporate bankruptcy, and he has also written articles on antitrust and securities regulation. His articles have been published in the Harvard Law Review, Yale Law Journal, Stanford Law Review, University of Chicago Law Review, Duke Law Journal, and Northwestern University Law Review, among other journals. He is the only member of the Fordham faculty to be twice elected Fordham Law School's Teacher of the Year. He previously taught at Harvard College, where he won the Allyn Young Award for excellence in teaching principles of economics. After graduating from Harvard Law School, magna cum laude, in 2001, at which time he also received an MBA from Harvard Business School, he clerked for Judge Robert D. Sack on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, and then worked for several years as an associate with Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz in New York City.

Email address: rsquire@law.fordham.edu