Daniel Awrey

Professor of Law
Daniel Awrey
Contact Information
Cornell Law School
312 Myron Taylor Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853

Phone: (607) 255-8431
Email: aja288@cornell.edu

Naira Tahir
Cornell Law School
Myron Taylor Hall
Ithaca, NY 14853-4901
Email: nt339@cornell.edu

Professional Biography

Dan Awrey joined Cornell Law School as a Professor of Law in July 2019. Dan's teaching and research interests reside in the area of financial regulation and, more specifically, the regulation of banks, investment funds, derivatives markets, and financial market infrastructure. Dan has undertaken research and provided advice at the request of organizations including the Bank for International Settlements, HM Treasury, UK Financial Conduct Authority, Commonwealth Secretariat, and European Securities and Markets Authority. He is also a founding co-managing editor of the Journal of Financial Regulation published by Oxford University Press.

Before entering academia, Dan served as legal counsel to a global investment management firm and, prior to that, as an associate practicing corporate finance and securities law with a major Canadian law firm.


B.A., Queens University, 1998
LL.B., Queens University, 2002
LL.M., University of Toronto, 2008
D.Phil., University of Oxford, 2012