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Research Fellow

B.A., with distinction, Carleton University 

M.A., University of Toronto

LL.B. (J.D.)/ B.C.L., multiple distinctions, McGill University 

D.E.A., avec mention, Université de Paris I (Panthéon-Sorbonne)


Cally Jordan is a Principal Fellow and former faculty member at the University of Melbourne where she has taught corporations, international capital markets, corporate governance (international perspectives), comparative law, and legal method and reasoning. She also spent over twenty years advising governments and market institutions worldwide on financial regulation and corporate law and governance, primarily under the auspices of The World Bank. She was a resident advisor to the Financial Services Bureau (Hong Kong) and author of proposals for a new companies law for Hong Kong.

Most recently, Cally was a Visiting Professor at Yale Law School (2021) where she taught her course, International Capital Markets: Law and Institutions.

Over the last decade she has also been a visitor at Duke Law School, Georgetown Law Center, the Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Law, the London School of Economics and Political Science, McGill Faculty of Law, the Netherlands Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities and Social Sciences, Oxford University and Georgetown’s Centre for Transnational Legal Studies (London). She is a member of the American Law Institute, the International Academy of Comparative Law, the European Corporate Governance Institute, among others, and an editorial board member of the Capital Markets Law Journal (Oxford Academic).

Her latest book, International Capital Markets: Law and Institutions with J.B. Golden (Consultant Editor), 2nd ed. (Oxford University Press, 2021), appeared in North America in August 2021.