Michael Tenenhaus

Associate Director of Career & Professional Development
Adjunct Professor of Clinical Law
J.D., Hofstra University School of Law
B.A., Muhlenberg College


Professor Tenenhaus joined the Brooklyn Law School Career Development Center in June 2017 following five years as a corporate bankruptcy associate at both Kasowitz Benson and Seward & Kissel. Prior to receiving his law degree, Professor Tenenhaus worked in the Investment Banking division of Bear Stearns where he worked on M&A and corporate finance transactions. He also served as a White House intern. Professor Tenenhaus co-founded the law school’s mindfulness meditation program and manages the law school’s alumni mentor program. Professor Tenenhaus serves as a member of the Career Advancement Management Committee at the NYC Bar Association. He received his B.A. from Muhlenberg College graduating summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa, and his J.D. from Hofstra University School of Law graduating magna cum laude. He served as an Associate Editor for the Hofstra Law Review.