Steve Reed is a Clinical Professor of Law, the Assistant Director of the Donald Pritzker Entrepreneurship Law Center, and Co-Director of the JD-MBA Program at Northwestern Pritzker School of Law. In the clinical program, Reed works with students to represent start-ups, more mature companies and social entrepreneurs in a variety of transactional matters. In the classroom, he teaches Business Associations, Advanced Corporate Law, Business Combinations and Mergers & Acquisitions, and co-teaches Entrepreneurship Law. Reed also co-teaches Law and the Entrepreneur, a Massive Open Online Course offered by Northwestern University and Coursera that attracted over 35,000 students worldwide in its first session.
Steve's main areas of focus are:
- Entity formation founders' agreements
- Business contracts and liscencing
- Trademark protection