Nizan Geslevich Packin

Fellow 2023/2025

▌▌▌Professor at the Zicklin School of Business
▌▌▌Professor at the Haifa University


Nizan Geslevich Packin is a Professor of Law at the Law Department of the Zicklin School of Business and Professor at Haifa University

She joined the department in 2013 and her areas of expertise include Financial Regulation, Technology Law and Policy, Privacy and Information Law, Commercial and Ethics Law, and Consumer Protection Law. In addition, Professor Packin is affiliated with the Center for Cyber Law & Policy and also focuses on issues related to cybersecurity.

Before joining the Zicklin School of Business, she practiced law at the New York office of an internationa law firm. She represented clients in complex Chapter 11 cases, as well as in international business transactions and credit facilities.

Professor Packin served as a law clerk in the Israeli Supreme Court and interned at the Federal Trade Commission.

She is a contributor to Forbes, where she regularly writes about issues related to FinTech. She has published opinion articles in various media outlets such as the Wall Street Journal, American Banker, Newsday, and Bottom Line. Her research has appeared in academic journals like the Washington University Law Review, Indiana Law Journal, Wisconsin Law Review, Utah Law Review, Houston Law Review, William and Mary Law Review, Chicago Kent Law Review, Berkeley Business Law Journal, Columbia Business Law Review, Harvard Law School Corporate Governance Forum, Oxford Business Law Blog, Columbia Blue Sky Blog, and Duke’s FinReg Blog.

Nizan Geslevich Packin earned her law degrees from Columbia Law School, the University of Pennsylvania Law School, and the University of Haifa.

At the University of Haifa, she focused on various aspects of law, further enriching her diverse legal background. She also externed for Judge Jack B. Weinstein in the Eastern District Federal Court of New York.

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