Edward Janger

David M. Barse Professor of Law

250 Joralemon Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
(718) 780-7995 |  Email  | CV
Areas of Expertise

Bankruptcy Law
Business Law
Commercial Transactions

B.A., Yale College
J.D., University of Chicago Law School

Professor Edward Janger’s Scholarship in the Bankruptcy Arena Garners Noteworthy Awards


Professor Edward Janger’s recent scholarship has earned him two prestigious honors: He was awarded the 2015 Grant Gilmore Award from the American College of Commercial Finance Lawyers (ACCFL) for his co-authored article “Ice Cube Bonds,” published in the Yale Law Journal; and his article “The Logic and Limits of Liens,” was recognized for inclusion in the Best of ABI 2014: The Year in Business Bankruptcy.

Professor Edward Janger and “Ice-Cube Bonds” Featured in Press; Forthcoming Article in Yale Law Journal


A forthcoming Yale Law Journal article co-written by Professor Edward Janger and Professor Melissa Jacoby of the University of North Carolina was recently featured in the press, including Bloomberg and the Wall Street Daily Bankruptcy Review. The professors propose the idea of “ice-cube bonds,” which can help companies in Chapter 11 bankruptcy protect themselves during the process of quickly selling assets.

Professor Edward Janger Nominated to Be Member of the International Insolvency Institute


Professor Edward Janger was nominated to be a Member of the International Insolvency Institute, a non-profit limited-membership organization in the international insolvency area that is making a significant contribution to improvements in the international system for cross-border and multinational reorganizations and restructurings.

Professor Edward Janger to Present at University of Tennessee Behavior and Business Law Conference


Professor Edward Janger will present a paper at the University of Tennessee Behavior and Business Law Conference on October 2. Joined by a panel of experts from universities across the countries, Professor Janger will discuss consumer credit protection and behavioral economics.

Professor Edward Janger on Data Privacy in the EU Observer

Professors Edward Janger and Derek Bambauer hosted a reporters roundtable with over a dozen international reporters at Brooklyn Law School to discuss U.S. and E.U. privacy rules and their impact on business practices. Professor Janger articulates in the E.U. Oberserver answers to jurisdictional questions about data protection.