Adjunct Professor of Law
Office: 1100 Eck Hall of Law
Paulita Pike is a partner in the Chicago office of Ropes & Gray. Pike represents mutual funds and their boards as well as investment advisers throughout the country. In her capacity as board counsel, Pike advises on a range of governance issues, including committee structures, committee and chair rotations, succession, director compensation, communications with the press, board and committee self-evaluations, and the identification, selection and orientation of new board members. Pike sits on the advisory board of Board IQ, a national bi-weekly publication for mutual fund directors, and on the advisory board of The Mutual Fund Directors Forum, an organization dedicated to mutual fund independent directors. Pike is also an adjunct professor at Northwestern University Priztker School of Law, where she teaches a course, along with Paul Dykstra, on mutual fund regulation.