Business scholar Peter Molk joins Willamette law faculty

by University Communications,

Business law scholar Peter Molk has joined the Willamette University College of Law business faculty as an assistant professor. Professor Molk's research focuses on issues of business law and organizational choice, design, and ownership, as well as insurance law. He teaches Contracts, Business Associations, and Securities Regulation.

Professor Molk received a J.D. and an M.A. in economics from Yale University and a B.A. in mathematics and economics from Amherst College. Following law school, Professor Molk clerked for Judge Ralph K. Winter Jr. on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. He has also worked as a valuation consultant on antitrust and energy matters.

Prior to joining the Willamette University College of Law as an assistant professor in 2014, Professor Molk was a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Illinois College of Law.