Gregory Fleming

Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law

(fall term)


Gregory J. Fleming is a Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. He is the Chief Executive Officer of Rockefeller Capital Management, a role he has held since the firm, formerly known as Rockefeller & Co., launched in March 2018. He is also a member of the Board of Directors.

FULL BIOGRAPHY
Greg Fleming

Contact Information



Faculty Assistant


Alieta-Marie Lynch

Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.D., Yale Law School, 1988

B.A., Colgate University, 1985

Courses Taught


  • Ethics in Law and Markets
  • Financial Markets and Corporate Law Clinic

Gregory J. Fleming is a Visiting Clinical Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. He is the Chief Executive Officer of Rockefeller Capital Management, a role he has held since the firm, formerly known as Rockefeller & Co., launched in March 2018. He is also a member of the Board of Directors.

Prior to leading Rockefeller Capital Management, Greg was the President of Morgan Stanley Wealth Management and Morgan Stanley Investment Management. Before joining Morgan Stanley in 2010, he served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Merrill Lynch, from 2007 to 2009, and previously ran Merrill Lynch’s Global Investment Banking business. Greg joined Merrill Lynch as an investment banker in 1992. He had also been a principal at Booz Allen Hamilton.

He is a former director of Colgate University, a member of the Board of Advisors for the Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law, a member of the Council on Foreign Relations, a member of the Economic Club of New York and a trustee at Deerfield Academy. He also serves as an Advisory Director on the board of the Florida Marlins, a Resource Council member of the Turn 2 Foundation and serves on the Advisory Board of COVR, an innovative financial services startup.

Greg is a Phi Beta Kappa, summa cum laude graduate of Colgate University with a bachelor’s degree in Economics. He received his J.D. from Yale Law School.