Peter A Allard School of Law

Camden Hutchison

Associate Professor
B.A. (Rochester), J.D. (Columbia), Ph.D (Wisconsin)


Camden Hutchison is an Associate Professor at the Peter A. Allard School of Law and the Director of the Centre for Business Law. His research and teaching focus on corporate transactions, comparative corporate governance, and the historical development of corporate law. He has also published on corporate taxation and competition law. His current research focuses on corporate governance and contractual negotiation in the context of mergers and acquisitions.

Prior to joining the law faculty, Camden earned his Ph.D. in history at the University of Wisconsin–Madison, where his dissertation examined the history of corporate regulation in the nineteenth- and twentieth-century United States. Before returning to graduate school, he practiced as a corporate associate at the law firm of Kirkland & Ellis LLP, where he represented private equity firms and public corporations in connection with mergers, acquisitions, and other corporate transactions. Camden holds a J.D. from Columbia Law School and a B.A. in history from the University of Rochester.



  • Business Organizations
  • Corporate Transactions
  • History of Capitalism


For Professor Hutchison's publications available on SSRN, go to:

Publications listed on the Law Library Faculty Research Publications Database

Camden Hutchinson

Organization Affiliations

  • Centre for Business Law

Research Interests

  • Business, corporate and commercial law
  • Contract law
  • Legal history

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