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About Seth Oranburg

Professor Oranburg teaches legal writing and researches business law issues at Chicago-Kent College of Law. Before joining the Chicago-Kent faculty in 2015, he taught courses on Corporations, Closely Held Business Organizations, and Electronic Discovery of Digital Evidence at the Florida State University College of Law. Professor Oranburg's practice experience includes corporate venture capital transactions in Silicon Valley, CA, and antitrust litigation in Washington, DC.
Professor Oranburg's business law research includes crowdfunding, securities regulations, and shareholder activism. His article A Little Birdie Said: How Twitter Is Disrupting Shareholder Activism was recently published in the Fordham Journal of Corporate & Financial Law, his article Bridgefunding is forthcoming in the Cornell Journal of Law & Public Policy, and his articles Democratizing Startup Success and The Non-Pecuniary Value of Equity Crowdfunding are available on SSRN. He has also written for the Columbia Law School Blue Sky Blog and
Professor Oranburg graduated cum laude from the University of Chicago Law School, where he was a member of the Order of the Coif and a Kirkland & Ellis Scholar. He earned his bachelor's degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Florida with a double major in political science and English. Professor Oranburg is a member of the State Bar of California and the Bar of the District of Columbia.


2017 Present Assistant Professor of Law, Duquesne University School of Law

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