Thuy-Nga T. Vo

Professor of Law


B.A., summa cum laude, 1985, University of Minnesota
J.D., 1988, Harvard Law School


William Mitchell College of Law: faculty director, The Center for Law and Business, 2010- ; professor of law, 2012- ; associate professor of law, 2007-2012; visiting professor of law, 2006-2007.

Land O’Lakes Inc., consultant to CFO, 2005-2006; director of finance, 2000-05; senior counsel, 1997-2000; counsel, 1994-97; associate counsel, 1992-94.

Dorsey & Whitney, corporate and securities attorney, Minneapolis, 1988-92.

Professional Focus

Professor Vo practiced business law both with a law firm and as inhouse counsel, and she spent over six years in business leadership roles with a Fortune 500 company. Her focus has been on corporate governance, securities regulation, corporations, partnerships and joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, and business finance.

Leadership and Service

Elected Member, American Law Institute, 2009-; Faculty Advisor, William Mitchell Business Law Society and William Mitchell Asian Pacific American Law Students Association, 2007-; Planning Committee Member and Faculty, Minnesota State Bar Association, and Minnesota CLE Business Law Institute, 2011; Pro bono and other volunteer work for numerous community service organizations, including the BWCA Preservation Group, Domestic Abuse Project, Girls Club, and Chua Phat An Vietnamese Language School.