Martin Petrin is a Professor of Corporate Law & Governance and Vice Dean (Innovation) at University College London Faculty of Laws. Martin’s research interests are in corporate, corporate governance, and business law, often from a comparative perspective. Martin holds an S.J.D. specializing in corporate law from the University of California, Los Angeles, a Ph.D. in law from the University of St. Gallen, Switzerland, and an LL.M. from Columbia University in New York. Before joining academia, Martin has practiced law with a leading international business law firm and has been admitted to the Bar in New York and Switzerland.