Jeffery Atik

Jeffery Atik, Professor of Law, Jacob Becker Fellow

Professor of Law
Jacob Becker Fellow

Courses Taught

  • Smart Contracts and Financial Technology
  • Artificial Intelligence and Law
  • Innovation Law
  • Business Associations



  • 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 innovation and law, with a focus on SmartContracts/FinTech and artificial intelligence. He also teaches regularly at Lund University in Sweden. Atik has previously taught at Berkeley, Boston College, Brooklyn, Columbia, Indiana-Bloomington, Suffolk, UC Davis, UCLA, Washington-St. Louis and The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy. Atik has served on three NAFTA binational panels reviewing antidumping cases, including the review in Softwood Lumber from Canada. He practiced law with Shearman & Sterling (New York), Testa Hurwitz (Boston), and Brown & Dobson (Milan). He is a member of the New York, Connecticut, Massachusetts and Missouri bars.

Selected Scholarship