Joshua C. Macey

Prof. Joshua C. Macey

Assistant Professor of Law, University of Chicago Law School

Josh Macey teaches and writes about bankruptcy, environmental law, energy law, and the regulation of financial institutions. He is the three-time winner of the Morrison Prize for most influential environmental law article of the previous year (“Zombie Energy Laws,” 73 Vanderbilt Law Review; “Long Live the Federal Power Act’s Bright Line,” 134 Harvard Law Review; "Clean Energy Through Grid Reliability," 74 Stanford Law Review). He is also a co-author on one of the leading Energy Law casebooks and has been recognized by the American Bankruptcy Institute as one of the “40 Under 40” emerging leaders in insolvency practice.

Professor Macey graduated from Yale College, the London School of Economics, and Yale Law School. He has worked at Morgan Stanley and clerked for Judge J. Harvie Wilkinson III on the Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit


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