Aneil Kovvali

Aneil Kovvali

Harry A. Bigelow Teaching Fellow, Lecturer in Law

Aneil Kovvali is a Bigelow Teaching Fellow and Lecturer in Law at the University of Chicago Law School. Aneil’s research focuses on corporate law and governance.

Prior to becoming a Bigelow Fellow, Aneil was a litigation associate at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. He also served as a law clerk to Judge Christopher F. Droney of the US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Aneil received his JD, master’s, and undergraduate degrees from Harvard.

Education

Harvard Law School

Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Harvard College

Experience

University of Chicago Law School

Harry A. Bigelow Teaching Fellow, July 2020 - present
Lecturer in Law, July 2020 - present

Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz

Litigation Associate, Jan. 2014 - July 2020

US Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit, Chambers of Judge Christopher F. Droney

Judicial Clerk, Dec. 2012 - Dec. 2013

Sullivan & Cromwell

Associate, Sep. 2012 - Dec. 2012
Summer Associate, May-Aug. 2011

US District Court for the Southern District of New York, Chambers of Judge Naomi Reice Buchwald

Summer Intern, June-Aug. 2010

Oliver Wyman, Financial Services Division

Consultant, July 2007 - July 2009

  • University of Tennessee College of Law, National Business Law Scholars Conference (June 17-18, 2021), Presenter, Countercyclical Corporate Governance; Moderator, Panel on Stakeholderism
  • University of Michigan Law School, Junior Scholars Conference (Apr. 17, 2021), Countercyclical Corporate Governance
  • University of Chicago Law School, Junior Scholars Colloquium (Mar. 9, 2021), The Stark Choice Hypothesis for Corporate Reform University of Virginia Law School John W. Glynn, Jr. Law & Business Program and University of Chicago Law School Center on Law and Finance, Workshop on Race and the Law of Business & Finance (Feb. 19, 2021), Moderator
  • University of Chicago Law School Legal Forum, Law for the Next Pandemic Panel B: Pandemics and Economic Policy (Nov. 6, 2020), Moderator and Panelist, Essential Businesses and Shareholder Value
  • Yale Law School, Third Law & Macroeconomics Conference (Oct. 15, 2020), Countercyclical Corporate Governance
  • Northern Illinois University College of Law, Chicagoland Junior Scholars Conference (Oct. 2, 2020), Countercyclical Corporate Governance
  • University of Chicago Law School Center on Law and Finance, Stakeholder Governance Workshop (Sep. 25, 2020), Countercyclical Corporate Governance
  • University of Chicago Law School, Junior Scholars Colloquium (Sep. 22, 2020), Countercyclical Corporate Governance