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11/01/2013 Secured Financing Makeup Class
Douglas K. Moll
Beirne, Maynard & Parsons, L.L.P. Law Center Professor of Law
B.S., University of Virginia; J.D., Harvard Law School, magna cum laude
Professor Moll graduated with highest honors from the University of Virginia in 1991 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Commerce. He attended Harvard Law School where he served as the Developments in the Law chairperson on the Harvard Law Review. Professor Moll graduated magna cum laude from Harvard Law School in 1994. After a clerkship with Judge Carolyn King on the United States Fifth Circuit Court of Appeals, Professor Moll spent two years practicing commercial litigation with Fulbright & Jaworski in Houston. He came to the University of Houston Law Center in the fall of 1997 as an Associate Professor of Law.
Professor Moll teaches in the areas of corporate and commercial law. His courses include Business Organizations, Doing Deals, Securities Regulation, Sales and Leasing, Secured Financing, and Business Torts. He is the co-author of a treatise on closely held corporations, a casebook on closely held business organizations, and a casebook on business organizations generally. He has also written numerous law review articles focusing on closely held businesses and related fiduciary duty and oppression doctrines. In 1998, 1999, 2003, and 2011, Professor Moll was honored with a Professor of the Year award by the Order of the Barons, and in 2000 he received a Teaching Excellence Award from the University of Houston.
Sales and Leasing