Esther S. Barron

Barron, Esther S.

Harry B. Reese Teaching Professor of Law
Director, Entrepreneurship Law Center

Phone: (312) 503-0724
E-mail: esther-barron@law.northwestern.edu

Curriculum Vitae (pdf)



Related Links: Entrepreneurship Law Center

Esther Barron is the Harry B. Reese Teaching Professor of Law and the Director of the Entrepreneurship Law Center in the Bluhm Legal Clinic. Prior to joining Northwestern’s faculty, Barron practiced at Goldberg Kohn in Chicago in its commercial finance department, representing lenders and other financial institutions in middle market debt transactions. In 2004, she helped co-found a start-up handbag company Elezar, LLC, targeting high-end boutiques and department stores. Elezar bags are currently sold throughout the country. Barron graduated Cum Laude from Brandeis University and received her JD from Northwestern University School of Law.

Areas of Expertise

  • Entrepreneurship
  • Business Associations
  • Clinical Teaching

Education

  • BA, Brandeis University
  • JD, Northwestern University

Prior Appointments

  • Clinical Professor of Law, Northwestern University School of Law
  • Clinical Associate Professor of Law, Northwestern University School of Law
  • Hochberg Family Director, Small Business Opportunity Center, Northwestern University School of Law
  • Associate, Goldberg, Kohn, Bell, Black, Rosenbloom & Moritz
  • Associate, Peterson & Ross