Wednesday, August 3, 2005
Garvin joined the OSU faculty after several years at Florida State, where he served as associate dean for academic affairs. He’s also taught as a visitor at Texas and Washington-St. Louis. He earned a B.A. in history and a B.S. in Physiology and Biochemistry from Michigan State, an M.S. in Neurosciences from Michigan, and a J.D. from Yale, where he was Managing Editor of the Yale Law Journal. Before going into teaching he practiced law with Shea & Gardner in Washington, D.C., and clerked for District Judge Edward Cahn of the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.
Garvin is the co-author of The Law of Entrepreneurial Finance (Aspen 2004), and Secured Transactions and Payment Systems: Problems and Answers (2d ed. Aspen 2003), and was recently named the new editor of Farnsworth on Contracts. He sings baritone.