Anthony Casey is an expert on corporate bankruptcy and on the laws of business and finance. His research, which has been published in the Yale Law Journal, the Columbia Law Review, the Supreme Court Review and the University of Chicago Law Review, examines the intersection of finance and law. His projects have explored the interplay of doctrine, strategy and theory in the areas of corporate reorganization, corporate governance, financial regulation and litigation of complex business disputes. He also has written about the role of intellectual property law in the organization and financing of creative projects and about how technological innovation is changing the foundations of our legal system more generally.
Before entering academics, Prof. Casey was a partner at Kirkland & Ellis, LLP, and before that he was an associate at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. His law practice focused on corporate bankruptcy, merger litigation, securities litigation and complex class actions. He also served as a law clerked for Chief Judge Joel M. Flaum of the United States Court of Appeals for the Seventh Circuit.