Private Equity Conference Announcement – Yale Law School

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The Yale Law School Center for Private Law will host a Private Equity Conference on November 17, 2017. The conference will bring leading theorists from law, economics, finance, and sociology into dialogue with people with experience at the highest levels of private equity, including from law practice, financial firms, and institutional investors. 

Oliver Hart, winner of the 2016 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel, will give the keynote address.

Other speakers include:

Jon Ballis, Kirkland & Ellis

Rosemary Batt, Cornell University, ILR School

Neil Fligstein, UC Berkeley Sociology Department

Stephen Fraidin, Pershing Square Capital Management

Will Gaybrick, Stripe

Adam Goldstein, Princeton University Department of Sociology

Victoria Ivashina, Harvard Business School

Andrew Metrick, Yale School of Management

Meridee Moore, Watershed Asset Management

John Morley, Yale Law School

Alan Schwartz, Yale Law School

David Swensen, Chief Investment Officer, Yale University


Location: Yale Law School, 127 Wall St., New Haven, CT

Time: Approximately 9:45 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

Cost: There is no cost associated with this event, though pre-registration is required. Registration information will be available soon at this link.

CLE: New York CLE Credit will be available.

The conference is sponsored by the Kirkland & Ellis Fund for the Study of Private Law.

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