Francis J. Facciolo

B.A., Columbia University; M.A., Hunter College
M.Ph., Graduate Center of the City University of New York
J.D., Columbia University
Bar admission New York State 1984

Professor Facciolo is a former clerk for Justice Sidney M. Schreiber of the New Jersey Supreme Court and practiced for ten years as a transactional corporate attorney in several major New York City law firms before becoming a law professor.  He has published in the areas of payment systems, the Uniform Commercial Code (specifically Articles 1 and 8), secured lending, and securities law (with a specialty in the law of broker-dealers, investment companies and investment advisers).  He teaches Sales and Payment Systems, Securities Regulation and Federal Regulation of Mutual Funds at New York Law School; and Regulation of Investment Companies and Investment Advisers at St. John's University School of Law. Professor Facciolo also is the Assistant Director of the Securities Arbitration Clinic at the St. John's University School of Law. Finally, he developed and taught a course for several years on the Regulation of Securities Markets and Broker-dealers at Hofstra School of Law.