Mariana Pargendler

Florence Rogatz Visiting Professor of Law and Presidential Visiting Fellow

(fall term)


Mariana Pargendler is a Florence Rogatz Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School, a Presidential Visiting Fellow at Yale, Global Professor of Law at New York University’s Buenos Aires campus, and a Professor of Law at Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV) Law School in São Paulo, where she is also a director of the Center for Law, Economics, and Governance. Her scholarship examines problems in corporate law, corporate governance, and contract law from an economic and comparative perspective.

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Faculty Assistant


Kelly Hernandez

Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.S.D., Yale Law School, 2011
LL.M., Yale Law School, 2006
LL.B., Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, 2004

Courses Taught


  • Comparative Corporate Governance

Mariana Pargendler is a Florence Rogatz Visiting Professor of Law at Yale Law School, a Presidential Visiting Fellow at Yale, Global Professor of Law at New York University’s Buenos Aires campus, and a Professor of Law at Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV) Law School in São Paulo, where she is also a director of the Center for Law, Economics, and Governance. Her scholarship examines problems in corporate law, corporate governance, and contract law from an economic and comparative perspective. She holds an LL.B., cum laude, and a PhD (Law) from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (Brazil), as well LL.M. and J.S.D. degrees from Yale Law School. While at Yale, she was a research fellow at the Millstein Center for Corporate Governance and Performance at the Yale School of Management, as well as an Olin fellow at the Center for Studies in Law, Economics, and Public Policy at Yale Law School. Prior to joining academia, she was a corporate associate at the New York office of Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP.