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Natalya Shnitser

David and Pamela Donohue Assistant Professor

Biography

Natalya Shnitser is the inaugural David and Pamela Donohue Assistant Professor in business law. Her current research focuses on retirement security in the United States, including the provision of retirement benefits by private and public employers and the regulation of financial intermediaries. Before joining the faculty in 2014, she was an Associate Research Scholar in Law and the John R. Raben/Sullivan & Cromwell Executive Director of the Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law. Prior to her time at the Center for the Study of Corporate Law, she was an associate in the New York office of Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton. Shnitser received her J.D. degree from Yale Law School, where she was a Coker Fellow, editor of the Yale Law Journal, and editor-in-chief of the Yale Journal on Regulation. She is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Stanford University, where she received an M.A. in International Policy Studies and a B.A. in Economics.

She currently teaches Corporations, Employee Benefits Law, and Fiduciary Law.