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About Michael A. Scodro

Professor Scodro is a former clerk for the Honorable Sandra Day O'Connor of the U.S. Supreme Court and the Honorable Jose A. Cabranes of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. A graduate of Yale Law School, Professor Scodro was an executive editor of the Yale Law Journal and an articles editor of the Yale Journal of International Law. He earned his B.A. at Dartmouth College, where he majored in government and economics and received the Rockefeller Prize in International Relations. He also studied at the London School of Economics, where he focused on international political economy and Soviet foreign relations.
Professor Scodro comes to Chicago-Kent from the law firm of Mayer Brown Rowe & Maw. He is currently preparing an article on the "manifest disregard" doctrine in commercial arbitration. At Chicago-Kent, he will teach contracts and securities regulation.