Georgetown Law Closed: Wednesday, March 21
The Law Center is closed today, Wednesday, March 21, 2018, due to inclement weather. All activities and services, including scheduled events (student organization meetings and events, CLE, and conferences), are canceled. On-site classes will not be held in person and will be held according to the faculty member’s instructional continuity plan. All administrative offices are closed. The food services operation, fitness center and Early Learning Center are closed. The library is closed. It is expected that only designated emergency employees will come to the Law Center to fulfill their responsibilities. All others -- including students, staff, faculty, and visitors -- are expected not come to the Law Center, which will not be staffed to support anything other than essential life safety and snow/ice clearing functions.
Barry P. Barbash
Partner, Head of the Asset Management Group, Willkie Farr and Gallagher LLP; Former Director, Division of Investment Management, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Adjunct Professor of Law
A.B., Bowdoin; J.D., Cornell
A.B., summa cum laude, Bowdoin; J.D., Cornell. A.B., summa cum laude, Bowdoin College; J.D., Cornell. Professor Barbash is a Partner with the law firm of...Continue Reading
A.B., summa cum laude, Bowdoin; J.D., Cornell. A.B., summa cum laude, Bowdoin College; J.D., Cornell. Professor Barbash is a Partner with the law firm of Willkie Farr and Gallagher LLP and is Head of the Firm's Asset Management Group. His practice includes advising financial services company clients on a wide range of transactions and regulatory matters. Among his areas of particular expertise are: alternative investments including hedge funds, regulated and non-regulated funds of funds, and private equity funds, mutual funds, closed-end funds, exchange-traded funds, business development companies, and other registered investment companies; fund governance matters; mergers and acquisitions in the investment management industry; and investment management distribution and marketing matters, and operational policies, practices and systems. Previously he was a Partner with another New York-based law firm. For five years prior to becoming a private practioner in 1998, he served as the Director of the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission's Division of Investment Management, in which capacity he had principal oversight responsibility for the U.S. mutual fund industry, U.S. and non-U.S. investment managers and U.S. based or sponsored private funds, including hedge funds.