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Iman Anabtawi

Professor of Law

Iman Anabtawi B.A. Pomona College, 1984
M.A. Philosophy, Politics, and Economics, Oxford University, 1986
J.D. Stanford, 1989
UCLA Faculty Since 2000
anabtawi@law.ucla.edu
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Iman Anabtawi teaches in the Corporate Law Specialization with an emphasis on teaching transactional skills in courses such as Merger and Acquisition Transaction Planning and Business Associations.

At Oxford University, Professor Anabtawi was a Marshall Scholar, receiving an M.A. (in philosophy, politics, and economics). At Stanford Law School, she was articles editor of the Stanford Law Review, won the Hilmer Oehlmann, Jr. First Year Writing Award, and received the John M. Olin Prize in Law and Economics. She clerked for the Honorable Laurence H. Silberman of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit, and then Justice Sandra Day O'Connor of the U.S. Supreme Court. She then spent eight years with the firm of O'Melveny & Myers where she practiced both tax and corporate law. During this time, Anabtawi specialized in mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and strategic alliances, funds and acquisition vehicles, and financial products, as well as general corporate representation.

Professor Anabtawi has written and published numerous articles in corporate law.  You can access her papers on the Social Science Research Network (SSRN) at the following URL: http://ssrn.com/author=104468.