Cally Jordan

Visiting Professor of Law

(fall term)


Cally Jordan is a Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School and a faculty member at the University of Melbourne where she teaches corporations, international capital markets, corporate governance (international perspectives), comparative law, and legal method and reasoning. She also spent more than 20 years advising governments and market institutions worldwide on financial regulation and corporate law and governance, primarily under the auspices of The World Bank. She was a resident advisor to the Financial Services Bureau (Hong Kong) and author of proposals for a new companies law for Hong Kong.

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Cally Jordan

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Faculty Assistant


Jennifer Marshall

Education & Curriculum Vitae


B.A., Carleton University, 1970
M.A., University of Toronto, 1973
LL.B. (J.D.)/ B.C.L., McGill University, 1977/1980
D.E.A., Université de Paris I (Panthéon-Sorbonne), 1978

Courses Taught


  • International Capital Markets: Law and Institutions

Cally Jordan is a Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School and a faculty member at the University of Melbourne where she teaches corporations, international capital markets, corporate governance (international perspectives), comparative law, and legal method and reasoning. She also spent more than 20 years advising governments and market institutions worldwide on financial regulation and corporate law and governance, primarily under the auspices of The World Bank. She was a resident advisor to the Financial Services Bureau (Hong Kong) and author of proposals for a new companies law for Hong Kong.

Over the last decade she has been a visitor at Duke Law School, Georgetown Law Center, the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Law, the London School of Economics and Political Science, the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences, Oxford University and Georgetown’s Centre for Transnational Legal Studies (London). She is a member of the American Law Institute, the International Academy of Comparative Law, the European Corporate Governance Institute, among others, and an editorial board member of the Capital Markets Law Journal (Oxford Academic). 

The second edition of her book, International Capital Markets: Law and Institutions (Oxford University Press, 2021) has just appeared.