Alan M. White
Professor ALAN M. WHITE joined the faculty at CUNY School of Law in 2012. He teaches consumer law, commercial law, bankruptcy, property and contracts. He is a nationally recognized expert on credit regulation and the residential mortgage market. Professor White is a past member of the Federal Reserve Board’s Consumer Advisory Council, a member of the American Law Institute, and is currently serving as reporter for the Uniform Law Commission’s project on a uniform Residential Real Estate Foreclosure statute. He has been quoted frequently in the national media in connection with his research on the foreclosure crisis. He has published a number of research papers and articles on housing, credit and consumer law issues, and testified before Congress and at federal agency hearings on the foreclosure crisis, bankruptcy reform and predatory mortgage lending. Before becoming a full-time teacher, Professor White was a supervising attorney at the North Philadelphia office of Community Legal Services, Inc., and was also a fellow and consultant with the National Consumer Law Center in Boston and adjunct professor with Temple University Law School and Drake University School of Law. His legal services practice included representation of low-income consumers in mortgage foreclosures, class actions, bankruptcies, student loan disputes, and real estate matters. Mr. White received his B.S. from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and his J.D. from the New York University School of Law.
Sovereign Debt and Human Rights
Comment on Udo Reifner, Fundamental Freedoms and the Inability to Pay in the European Financial Crisis: Toward a Collective Human Right for Discharge of States?, in: Nesi, Giuseppe (ed), Crisis and Rights in Italy and Europe, University of Trento, 2014. by Alan White...