Barak Orbach is a Professor of Law at the University of Arizona James E. Rogers College of Law, where he serves as the founding director of the business law program. His areas of expertise are antitrust, corporate governance, regulation, and the digital economy. He is recognized internationally for his work in these areas. Professor Orbach is a fellow of the American College of Governance Counsel, Thurman Arnold Project at Yale, Salzburg Global Seminar, and American Bar Foundation. He is also a member of the American Law Institute, a member of the advisory board of the American Antitrust Institute, and the Chair of Antitrust Frontiers Global Forum.
Professor Orbach’s work has been featured in many media outlets, including The Atlantic, Bloomberg, Businessweek, CNBC, Forbes, Fortune, Los Angeles Times, Mother Jones, NPR, The New York Times, Slate, PBS, Sports Illustrated, Time, The Wall Street Journal, and The Washington Post.
Professor Orbach holds undergraduate degrees in law and economics from Tel Aviv University and master’s and doctorate degrees in law from Harvard Law School. Before joining academia, Professor Orbach served as an Advisor for Law & Economics to Israel Competition Authority and worked as an associate with Cleary, Gottlieb, Steen & Hamilton, New York.