Kobi Kastiel is an Assistant Professor at Tel Aviv University, Faculty of Law. He also serves as a Senior Fellow at the Harvard Law School Program on Corporate Governance. Kastiel teaches and researches in the fields of corporate law and corporate governance, with a particular focus on public companies with controlling shareholders, and shareholder activism. He earned his S.J.D. and LL.M. from Harvard Law School, where he also served as a John M. Olin Fellow in Law and Economics and was awarded the John M. Olin Prize in Law & Economics and the Victor Brudney Prize for Corporate Governance. Kastiel also holds an LL.B. degree (magna cum laude) from Tel Aviv University. Prior to joining Tel-Aviv University, he was a Research Director at the Harvard Law School Program on Corporate Governance, and a Co-Editor of the Harvard Law School Forum on Corporate Governance and Financial Regulation. He also practiced for four years in the corporate group of a top New York law firm, and clerked on the Israeli Supreme Court.
- B.A. Tel Aviv University, 2005
- LL.B. Tel Aviv University, 2005
- LL.M. Harvard Law School, 2008
- S.J.D. Harvard Law School, 2016
- Lucian A. Bebchuk, Kobi Kastiel & Roberto Tallarita, Stakeholder Capitalism in the Time of COVID, 40 Yale J. Regul. (forthcoming 2023).
- Lucian Bebchuk, Kobi Kastiel & Roberto Tallarita, How the Covid-19 Pandemic Put Corporate Stakeholder Promises to the Test, ProMarket (Feb. 24, 2022).
- Lucian A. Bebchuk, Kobi Kastiel & Roberto Tallarita, For Whom Corporate Leaders Bargain, 94 S. Cal. L. Rev. 1467 (2021).
- Lucian A. Bebchuk & Kobi Kastiel, The Perils of Small-Minority Controllers, 107 Geo L.J. 1453 (2019).
- Lucian A. Bebchuk & Kobi Kastiel, The Lifecycle Theory of Dual-Class Structures (Dec. 18, 2018).