Professor Wishnick’s scholarship focuses on the interactions between law and technology in shaping financial markets and business forms.
Before joining Georgetown Law, Professor Wishnick was an Academic Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania Law School’s Center for Technology, Innovation & Competition. Prior to that, he practiced at Jenner & Block LLP in Washington, DC, where he advised clients in the finance and communications industries and, in a multiyear engagement, participated in the monitorship of a large bank after its settlement with tax and securities regulators. Prior to joining Jenner, Professor Wishnick clerked for Judge Guido Calabresi of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit and Judge Thomas B. Griffith of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit.
Professor Wishnick holds a J.D. from Yale Law School and an A.B. magna cum laude from Brown University. He was born and raised in Chicago.