Assistant Professor of Law
Cary Martin is an assistant professor of law at DePaul University College of Law. She teaches Business Organizations, Securities Regulation, and a seminar on Investment Company Regulation. She also serves as DePaulís faculty advisor for the Black Law Student's Association (BLSA) and received the BLSA outstanding faculty member award during her first year of teaching. In terms of her educational background, she received a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a Juris Doctor from Northwestern University School of Law. Immediately following law school, Professor Martin was an attorney in the Investment Funds, Advisers and Derivatives Group with Sidley Austin LLP for close to four years. As an associate in this group, she advised and represented clients in regulatory and corporate matters involving hedge funds, commodity pools and derivatives trading. After leaving Sidley, Professor Martin served as the William H. Hastie Fellow at the University of Wisconsin Law School, which is a competitive two-year fellowship designed to prepare its candidates for a career in law teaching. Her research encompasses regulatory issues related to hedge funds and other investment company vehicles, and she has published articles in the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business Law (forthcoming), the St. Johnís Law Review, and the Delaware Journal of Corporate Law.
BS, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign; JD, Northwestern University
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