Atik, Jeffery

Jeffery Atik

Professor of Law
Jacob Becker Fellow

Jeffrey Atik, Professor of Law, Jacob Becker Fellow

Courses Taught

  • International Banking & Finance
  • International Licensing and Technology Transfer
  • International Trade (WTO Law)
  • International Intellectual Property
  • International Business Transactions
  • Law and Anthropology



  • AB, with distinction, University of California Berkeley
  • JD, Yale Law School
  • PhD, Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
  • Jur. Dr. (honoris causa), Lund University


Jeffery Atik writes on international finance and on international trade, intellectual property and competition law issues with a focus on technology transfer.  Atik has also taught at Berkeley (Boalt Hall), Boston College, Indiana-Bloomington, Lund (Sweden), Suffolk, and UCLA law schools, and at Washington-St. Louis and The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy.  Atik is a member of the United States' NAFTA Chapter 19 roster and has served on three NAFTA binational panels, including the review in Softwood Lumber from Canada.  He first practiced in Shearman & Sterling New York City and later with law firms in Boston, Milan and St. Louis.  He is a member of the New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts and Missouri bars.

Selected Scholarship