Allan Horwich

Professor of Practice Emeritus


Allan Horwich has practiced for more than 50 years, including corporate counseling and more than four decades of civil litigation practice with a focus on securities litigation. He has advised corporations, financial institutions, investors, securities professionals, and boards of directors on a wide range of matters, including disclosure, corporate governance, corporate compliance, fiduciary duty and insider trading. He has litigated and tried cases, including class actions and derivative claims, throughout the country under every one of the federal securities laws and represented clients in Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) investigations and proceedings.

Areas of Expertise

  • Securities Regulation

Selected Publications

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  • AB cum laude, Princeton University
  • JD, University of Chicago

Prior Appointments

  • Senior Lecturer, Northwestern University School of Law
  • Professor of Practice, Northwestern University School of Law

Recent Consulting Activities

  • Partner, Schiff Hardin LLP

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