Law and Capital Markets @ Ohio State is a program of The Moritz College of Law at The Ohio State University. The nonpartisan program aims to further the study of capital markets and corporate law. The program hosts multiple events throughout the year in Columbus and key financial centers. These events generate open and vigorous exchange about the leading problems and issues dealmakers face and are commonly co-sponsored by private organizations.
J. Gilbert Reese Chair in Contract Law
The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law
Professor Oesterle’s research focuses on securities law, mergers and acquisitions, hedge funds, and corporate governance. He has written a number of books, including Mergers and Acquisitions in a Nutshell (2d ed. West 2006) and The Law of Mergers and Acquisitions (West 2005), and has been published in the University of Pennsylvania Journal of Business Law, the Brooklyn Journal of Corporate, Financial & Commercial Law, and the New York University Journal of Law & Business. Before joining the faculty at Moritz College of Law, Professor Oesterle taught and served as director of the Center for Entrepreneurial Law at the School of Law at the University of Colorado at Boulder and taught at the Cornell Law School. He worked as a litigation associate at Hunton & Williams and clerked for the Honorable Robert R. Merhige, Jr. of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Virginia. Full Bio