Jan Ginter Deutsch

Walton Hale Hamilton Professor Emeritus of Law and Professorial Lecturer in Law


Jan Ginter Deutsch died on May 19, 2016 at the age of 80. Read his obituary.

Deutsch was the Walton Hale Hamilton Professor Emeritus of Law and Professorial Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School.  His subjects were corporations and securities regulations.

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Contact Information


Yale Law School

P.O. Box 208215

New Haven, CT 06520

Education & Curriculum Vitae


M.A., Clare College, Cambridge, 1963

Ph.D. (Political Science), Yale, 1962

LL.B., Yale, 1962

B.A., Yale, 1955

Courses Taught


  • Applied Jurisprudence
  • The Art and Science of Power: Becoming an American
  • Law & Business
  • Law & Philosophy
  • Practice of Corporate & Securities Law
  • Reading Corporate and Securities Cases
  • Social Science and Law

Jan Ginter Deutsch died on May 19, 2016 at the age of 80. Read his obituary.

Jan Ginter Deutsch was the Walton Hale Hamilton Professor Emeritus of Law and Professorial Lecturer in Law at Yale Law School. His subjects were corporations and securities regulations. His books included The Law of Corporations: What Corporate Lawyers Do (with J. Bianco) and Selling the People’s Cadillac: The Edsel and Corporate Responsibility. Professor Deutsch was educated at Yale (B.A., LL.B., and Ph.D. in Political Science) with an M.A. from Cambridge.

The Law of Corporations: What Corporate Lawyers Do (with J. Bianco), 1976

Selling the People’s Cadillac: The Edsall and Corporate Responsibility, 1976