Eric S. Robinson

Visiting Lecturer in Law


Eric S. Robinson is a Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School and Of Counsel at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, where he has practiced for 30 years. He specializes in mergers and acquisitions of public companies, as well as spin-offs, proxy contests, and advising boards of directors on takeover defense and corporate governance matters.

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Contact Information


Yale Law School

P.O. Box 208215

New Haven, CT 06520

Education & Curriculum Vitae


J.D., Yale Law School, 1983

M.B.A., Yale School of Management, 1983

A.B., Harvard College, 1979

Courses Taught


  • Advanced Deals Workshop: Public Company M&A

Eric S. Robinson is a Visiting Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School and Of Counsel at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz, where he has practiced for 30 years. He specializes in mergers and acquisitions of public companies, as well as spin-offs, proxy contests, and advising boards of directors on takeover defense and corporate governance matters. He is a member of the board of advisors of the Yale Law School Center for the Study of Corporate Law and of the alumni board of the Yale Law & Business Society.