Twenty Most Cited Corporate Law & Securities Regulation Faculty in the United States, 2010-2014 (inclusive)

Rank Name School Citations Age in 2016
1 John Coffee, Jr. Columbia University 1470 72
2 Lucian Bebchuk Harvard University 1130 61
3 Stephen Bainbridge University of California, Los Angeles 1010 58
4 Reinier Kraakman Harvard University   820 67
5 Stephen Choi New York University   780 50
6 Donald Langevoort Georgetown University   770 65
7 Ronald Gilson Columbia University   760 70
8 Lynn Stout Cornell University   750 59
9 Roberta Romano Yale University   730 64
10 Henry Hansmann Yale University   720 71
11 Bernard Black Northwestern University   630 63
12 James Cox Duke University   620 73
13 Mark Roe Harvard University   600 65
14 Jill Fisch University of Pennsylvania   580 56
Thomas Hazen University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill   580 69
16 William Wilson Bratton University of Pennsylvania   550 65
17 Marcel Kahan New York University   520 54
18 Steven Davidoff Solomon University of California, Berkeley   490 45
19 Jeffrey Gordon Columbia University   480 66
Robert Thompson Georgetown University   480 67

The preceding table of 20 most cited corporate law and securities regulation faculty in the United States comes to us from Brian Leiter’s Law School Reports.  It is based on data from the 2015 Sisk study.