Matthew Wansley

Assistant Professor of Law


J.D., Harvard Law School

B.A., Yale University


Areas of Expertise

Corporate Law


Matthew Wansley researches venture capital law and risk regulation. Before joining the faculty at Cardozo, he was the General Counsel of nuTonomy Inc., an autonomous vehicle startup, and a Climenko Fellow and Lecturer on Law at Harvard Law School. He clerked for the Hon. Scott Matheson on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit and the Hon. Edgardo Ramos on the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York. His research has been published or is forthcoming in the Vanderbilt Law Review, the Administrative Law Review, and the Journal of Corporation Law.



Beach Money Exits 45 Journal of Corporation Law __ (forthcoming 2019)


Regulation of Emerging Risks 69 Vanderbilt Law Review 401 (2016)


Virtuous Capture 67 Administrative Law Review 419 (2015)


Cost-Benefit Analysis as A Commitment Device 87 Temple Law Review 447 (2015)

Contact Information


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New York, NY 10003