Bio & Curriculum Vitae

Barak Orbach

Robert H. Mundheim Professor of Law & Business
The University of Arizona
James E. Rogers College of Law

AREAS OF EXPERTISE:
— Antitrust
— Regulation
— Corporate Governance
— Corporate Compliance
— The Digital Economy
— The Motion Picture Industry

Barak Orbach is Robert H. Mundheim Professor of Law and Business at the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law, where he serves as the founding director of the Business Law Program. Professor Orbach’s areas of expertise are antitrust, corporate governance, regulation, and the digital economy. He is recognized internationally for his work in these areas. Professor Orbach is a fellow of the American College of Governance Counsel, Thurman Arnold Project at Yale, Salzburg Global Seminar, and American Bar Foundation. He is also a member of the American Law Institute, and a member of the advisory board of the American Antitrust Institute. In 2023, Professor Orbach will serve as a Derek Brewer Visiting Fellow at the University of Cambridge’s Emmanuel College.

Professor Orbach holds undergraduate degrees in law and economics from Tel Aviv University and master’s and doctorate degrees in law from Harvard Law School. Before joining academia, Professor Orbach served as an Advisor for Law & Economics to Israel Competition Authority and worked as an associate with Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, New York.

Interviews with Professor Orbach and references to his work have appeared in many media outlets, including The Atlantic, Bloomberg, Businessweek, CNBC, Forbes, Fortune, Los Angeles Times, Mother Jones, NPR, The New York Times, Slate, PBS, Sports Illustrated, Time, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post.

Barak Orbach

Robert H. Mundheim Professor of Law & Business
The University of Arizona
James E. Rogers College of Law

Expertise

  • Antitrust
  • Regulation
  • Corporate Governance`
  • Corporate Compliance
  • The Motion Picture Industry

Barak Orbach is Robert H. Mundheim Professor of Law and Business at the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law, where he serves as the founding director of the Business Law Program. Professor Orbach’s areas of expertise are antitrust, corporate governance, regulation, and the digital economy. He is recognized internationally for his work in these areas. Professor Orbach is a fellow of the American College of Governance Counsel, Thurman Arnold Project at Yale, Salzburg Global Seminar, and American Bar Foundation. He is also a member of the American Law Institute, and a member of the advisory board of the American Antitrust Institute. In 2023, Professor Orbach will serve as a Derek Brewer Visiting Fellow at the University of Cambridge’s Emmanuel College.

Professor Orbach holds undergraduate degrees in law and economics from Tel Aviv University and master’s and doctorate degrees in law from Harvard Law School. Before joining academia, Professor Orbach served as an Advisor for Law & Economics to Israel Competition Authority and worked as an associate with Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, New York.

Interviews with Professor Orbach and references to his work have appeared in many media outlets, including The Atlantic, Bloomberg, Businessweek, CNBC, Forbes, Fortune, Los Angeles Times, Mother Jones, NPR, The New York Times, Slate, PBS, Sports Illustrated, Time, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post.

Barak Orbach