Jeremy McClane

Associate Professor of Law and Cornelius J. Scanlon Research Scholar

Jeremy McClane is a legal scholar whose research focuses on corporate and commercial transactions. His work employs empirical methods to study the impact of legal systems on transactional outcomes.  In 2015, Professor McClane’s work was recognized with an honorable mention in the AALS Scholarly Papers Competition. Professor McClane was the recipient of the Perry Zirkel ’76 Distinguished Teaching Award at UConn School of Law in 2016.  

Professor McClane joined the UConn faculty in 2014, after spending several years teaching negotiation and dispute systems design at Harvard Law School.  Prior to his teaching career, Professor McClane practiced in the International Capital Markets Group of Allen & Overy, LLP in London and Paris, and worked at Goldman Sachs International where he conducted negotiations for a variety of international financial transactions involving securities and derivatives. He also served as in-house counsel for the London office of MFS Investment Management.

Professor McClane is a graduate of Harvard Law School and Michigan State University. In addition to his private practice experience, he served as a law clerk for the Judge Richard Cardamone of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and Judge Thomas Penfield Jackson of the United States District Court for the District of Columbia. In addition, he has been a Fulbright Scholar, studying economic and business development in the former Soviet Union.

Jeremy McClane, The Agency Costs of Teamwork, 101 Cornell L. Rev. ___ (2016) (forthcoming).

Jeremy McClane, The Sum of Its Parts: Team Interaction in Securities Transactions, 83 Fordham L. Rev. 131 (2015) 

Jeremy McClane, Class Action in the Age of Twitter: A Dispute Systems Approach 19 Harvard Negot. L. Rev. 213 (2014).