Renee Jones

Associate Dean of Academics


Law School


Professor Renee Jones teaches and writes in the areas of corporate and securities law, corporate governance, securities enforcement, the federal-state relationship in corporate regulation, and the impact of enforcement practices on corporate ethics and integrity. She is the author of the articles "Toward a Public Enforcement Model for Directors’ Oversight Duties (with Michelle Welsh) (Vanderbilt Journal of Transnational Law); "Rethinking Corporate Federalism in the Era of Corporate Reform" (Iowa Journal of Corporate Law). Professor Jones is also a frequent commentator on corporate law, securities law and the financial crisis.

Professor Jones has served as Co-Chair of the Securities Law Committee of the Boston Bar Association, member of the American Bar Association House of Delegates, the editorial board of Human Rights Magazine, and the New England Committee of the NAACP Legal Defense Fund. Before joining BC Law in 2002, Professor Jones practiced for eight years at the Boston law firm Hill & Barlow where she represented private and public companies on corporate and securities matters. She has been selected to present her work at the Annual Meeting of the American Association of Law Schools in 2004, 2007 and 2010.