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JulianVelasco2142 Eck Hall of Law574.631.4965574.631.8078 jvelasco@nd.edu
  • Faculty
  • Tenured and Tenure-Track
  • Corporate Governance
  • Corporate Law
  • Fiduciary Law
  • Mergers & Acquisitions
  • Securities Regulation
Julian Velasco joined the faculty in the fall of 2001 as an associate professor of law, and earned tenure in 2007. Prior to joining the Notre Dame Law School faculty, he served as an associate professor at the Hofstra University School of Law, practiced law as a corporate attorney with Sullivan &amp; Cromwell, a New York City law firm, and served as a law clerk to the Honorable Ellsworth A. Van Graafeiland, United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. He is admitted to practice in the state of New York. Professor Velasco received his J.D. from Columbia University School of Law, where he was awarded the honors of Kent Scholar and Stone Scholar and served as an editor of the Columbia Law Review. He earned a B.S. magna cum laude from Georgetown University School of Business Administration, where he majored in Finance and minored in Philosophy and in Theology. Professor Velasco’s primary teaching and research interests include corporate law, corporate governance, and fiduciary law. /assets/85768/original/velasco_11_12.jpgLAW70101, Business Associations LAW70107, Securities Regulation LAW70123, Corporate Finance LAW70127, Mergers and Acquisitions LAW73125, Advanced Topics in Corporate Law (Seminar)<b>Selected Scholarship</b> <i><a href="">A Defense of the Corporate Law Duty of Care,</a></i> 40 J. CORP. L. 647 (2015). <i><a href="">Fiduciary Duties and Fiduciary Outs,</a></i> 21 GEO. MASON L. REV. 157 (2013). <i><a href="">The Role of Aspiration in Corporate Fiduciary Duties</a></i>, 54 WM. &amp; MARY L. REV. 519 (2012). <i><a href="">How Many Fiduciary Duties Are There in Corporate Law?</a></i>, 83 S. Cal. L. Rev. 1231 (2010). <i><a href="">Shareholder Ownership and Primacy</a></i>, 2010 U. Ill. L. Rev. 897 (2010). <i><a href="">Taking Shareholder Rights Seriously</a></i>, 41 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 605 (2007). <i><a href="">The Fundamental Rights of the Shareholder</a></i>, 40 U.C. Davis L. Rev. 407 (2006). <i><a href="">Structural Bias and the Need for Substantive Review</a></i>, 82 Wash. U.L.Q. 821 (2004), reprinted in 47 Corp. Prac. Commentator 679 (2005). <i><a href="">Just Do It: An Antidote to the Poison Pill</a></i>, 52 Emory L.J. 849 (2003). <i><a href="">The Enduring Illegitimacy of the Poison Pill</a></i>, 27 J. Corp. L. 381 (2002). <i><a href="">Congressional Control Over Federal Court Jurisdiction: A Defense of the Traditional View</a></i>, 46 Cath. U. L. Rev. 671 (1997). <i>Note, The Copyrightability of Nonliteral Elements of Computer Programs</i>, 94 Colum. L. Rev. 242 (1994), reprinted in 27 Intell. Prop. L. Rev. 329 (1995).<a href="">Featured Faculty on NDLS home page: Julian Velasco</a> – March 2, 2009Associate Professor of Law<a href="">Gloria Krull</a>JVELASCO
JulieDouglas2189 Eck Hall of
  • Faculty
  • Legal Writing
  Adjunct Assistant Professor<a href="">Debbie Sumption</a> 
JulieShook2100 Eck Hall of
  • Staff
  Dean’s Administrative Assistant for: Dean Nell Jessup Newton
  • Administrative Support
Dean’s Administrative Assistant 
JusticeDavidSteven1100 Eck Hall of Law    Adjunct Faculty<a href="">Rebecca Ward</a> 
K.J. MartijnCremers264 Mendoza College of
  • Faculty
  • Concurrent
  Professor, Finance 
KarenDeakImgrund1190 Eck Hall of Law574.
  • Faculty
  • Concurrent
 After earning her Ph.D. in Genetics from the University of Chicago, Dr. Deak joined the patent prosecution group of Sonnenschein Nath and Rosenthal. She joined the firm as a patent scientist; passed the patent bar and became a patent agent. Her practice included work with all stages of the patent lifecycle for biotech clients, and included work on medical diagnostic tests, agricultural products, pharmaceuticals, medical devices and industrial products. Dr. Deak performed patentability, due diligence, and freedom-to-operate analyses; and actively participated in the drafting and prosecution of both U.S. and international patent applications. At Notre Dame, Dr. Deak is the Director of, and teaches in, both the on-campus MS in Patent Law, as well as in the online- and Chicago-based Certificates in Patent Prosecution. /assets/112281/original/deak.jpgConcurrent Assistant Professor of Law<br/>Director, Master of Science in Patent Law<br/>Assistant Professor of the Practice, Special Professional Faculty 
KarenSrmek1329 Biolchini Hall
  • Staff
  • Admissions
Senior Office Assistant 
KariGallagher1100 Eck Hall of
  • Faculty
  • Adjunct
  LAW75715, Deposition SkillsAssistant Adjunct Professor<a href="">Rebecca Ward</a>KGALLAG1
KateMueller945 Flanner
  • Faculty
  • Concurrent
  Concurrent Assistant Professor of Law<a href="">Rebecca Ward</a>KHUETTEM
KatelynnMcBride1339 Biolchini
  • Staff
  Katelynn graduated from the University of Chicago Law School in 2010 and received her B.A. in political science and history from the University of San Diego in 2007. Following law school, Katelynn participated in the Koch Associate program, serving as a legal fellow at the National Federation of Independent Business Small Business Legal Center. After her fellowship concluded, Katelynn practiced as a constitutional litigator at the Institute for Justice in Minneapolis. Her practice focused on economic liberty and property rights. Katelynn originally hails from Castle Rock, Colorado.
  • Career Development Office
/assets/135941/fullsize/mcbride.jpgAssistant Director