Associate Professor of Law
B.A., Yale University
J.D., LL.M., M.Phil., Columbia University
Professor Siebecker graduated magna cum laude from Yale University. He earned
a J.D. and LL.M. from Columbia Law School where he was a James Kent Scholar
and Submissions Editor of the Journal of Transnational Law. As a President?s
Fellow at the Columbia University Graduate School, Professor Siebecker also
received an M.Phil. and currently remains a doctoral candidate in Political
Prior to joining the Hofstra faculty, Professor Siebecker spent four years
at the New York firm of Cravath, Swaine & Moore as an associate in both the
litigation and corporate departments. He also previously taught at Bernard College
and the City University of New York as an Adjunct Professor. In addition, he
has served as an arbitrator for the National Association of Securities Dealers
and as an Appellate Administrative Judge for the NYC Environmental Control Board.
Recently, Professor Siebecker represented a group of socially responsible investment
firms as amicus curiae before the U.S. Supreme Court in Nike v. Kasky,
a commercial speech case.
At Hofstra, Professor Siebecker?s course offerings include Jurisprudence, Securities
Regulation, Internet Law and Civil Procedure. Professor Siebecker?s research
interests address the intersection of law and political theory, focusing primarily
in the areas of securities regulation, business organizations and the Internet.
His recent publications include ?Cookies and the Common Law: Are Internet Advertisers
Trespassing on Our Computers?,? appearing in the Southern California Law
Review, and ?To Be or Not To Be….Out in the Academy,? published in the
Journal of Law and Inequality.