Faculty Profiles

James Park

James Park

Faculty Director, Lowell Milken Institute for Business Law and Policy
Professor of Law
B.A. Miami University, 1996
J.D. Yale, 2000
UCLA Faculty Since 2013

James Park is Professor of Law at UCLA School of Law. He teaches Business Associations, Civil Procedure, Securities Regulation, and a seminar on Advanced Topics in Corporate and Securities Law. He currently serves as the faculty director of the Lowell Milken Institute for Business Law and Policy.

Professor Park’s research examines the public and private enforcement of the securities laws, as well as federal regulation of governance in public corporations. His scholarship has appeared in the California Law Review, Duke Law Journal, Journal of Empirical Legal Studies, Michigan Law Review, and UCLA Law Review.

After graduating from Yale Law School, Professor Park clerked for Judge John G. Koeltl of the U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York, and then for Judge Robert A. Katzmann, of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. He practiced law in New York at a law firm and then as an Assistant Attorney General in the Investor Protection Bureau of the New York State Attorney General’s Office.