Professor Ilya Beylin joined the Law School in July 2019. He comes to Seton Hall Law as an expert in financial
and business law. His scholarship combines legal analysis, data driven observation,
attention to institutional dynamics, economic theory and pragmatism. He previously
served as general counsel at AngelList, and its crowdfunding offshoot, Republic, clerked
for the Honorable Stephen F. Williams on the D.C. Circuit, and practiced corporate
law with leading New York law firms.
“Through my teaching and involvement at Seton Hall Law, I intend to make business
law more accessible and meaningful to the student body,” says Professor Beylin, formerly
a professor at NYU Law School. “While the subject is attenuated from every day life,
particularly in our younger years, how businesses function powerfully shapes our experience
as savers, employees, consumers, managers, and participants within a complex economy.
My goal is to develop students’ understanding of how businesses are organized, governed
and operated, and particularly, the roles of private and public law in managing business