B.A., University of Virginia; D.Phil., Oxford University; J.D., Yale University
Professor Manns is an Associate Professor of Law whose teaching and research interests focus on securities regulation, financial institutions, and mergers and acquisitions law. He is a graduate of Yale Law School and received his doctorate from Oxford University, which he attended as a Rhodes Scholar. Professor Manns served as a senior editor of the Yale Law Journal, and his note on terrorism reinsurance received the Israel H. Peres Prize for the best student publication in the Yale Law Journal. Before joining the law school faculty, he clerked for the Honorable J. Harvie Willkinson, III of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit and practiced law in Washington, DC, most recently with Latham & Watkins. He is currently working on articles on rating agency and derivatives reforms, innovation in merger agreements, and the erosion of independence of financial regulators.
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