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Albert H. Choi is Paul G. Kapuer Professor of Law at the University of Michigan. His research and teaching interests include corporate law, contract law, corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, antitrust, and law and economics.

Professor Choi has received a JD from Yale and a Ph.D. in Economics from MIT. While at Yale, he was an Olin Fellow in Law and Economics and earned John M. Olin Research fellowships in the summers of 2000 and 2001. At MIT, he was a National Science Foundation's Graduate Research Fellow. From 2001 through 2005, he was an assistant professor of economics at the University of Virginia, and from 2005 through 2019, he was an associate professor and then professor at the University of Virginia Law School. He also was a visiting professor at Yale Law School in 2008-2009, the Austin Wakeman Scott Visiting Professor at Harvard Law School in 2009-2010, the Joseph F. Cunningham Visiting Professor of Law at Columbia Law School in fall 2015, and a visiting professor at University of Pennsylvania Law School in 2017-2018.

From 2011 to 2014, he served as a director of the American Law and Economics Association. He currently is co-editor at the American Law and Economics Review. His research is published at many top economics and law journals, including the American Economic ReviewAmerican Economic Journal: MicroeconomicsJournal of Industrial EconomicsYale Law JournalNYU Law ReviewVirginia Law ReviewJournal of Law, Economics, and OrganizationJournal of Legal Studies, and Journal of Law and Economics.

Research Interests

Corporate Law, Contract Law, Corporate Finance, Mergers and Acquisitions, Antitrust, Law and Economics

Working Papers


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