Professor of Law

Contact

  • Office: 120 Tremont St.,
  • Suite: 250-J
  • Phone: 617-573-8534
  • Fax: 617-305-3079
  • Email: cbishop@suffolk.edu

Degrees

  • BS, Ball State University
  • MBA, JD, Drake University
  • LLM, New York University

    Teaching

  • Contracts
  • Federal and State Taxation
  • International Business Transactions
  • Business Organizations and Corporations

Biography

Professor Bishop works in the fields of corporations, contracts, and taxation and is a leading national authority on limited liability companies. He is a co-author of Contracts: Cases and Theory of Contractual Obligation (West 2008) and Limited Liability Companies: Tax & Business Law (Warren, Gorham & Lamont, Updated Semiannually), a leading treatise on business entity law, and over 50 articles. He has taught at several major law schools throughout the United States including Georgetown, George Washington University, Washington & Lee, American University, Catholic University and University of San Diego. He was a tenured professor at William Mitchell College of Law before joining Suffolk Law. Professor Bishop served as a National Reporter for four separate uniform law projects sponsored by the National Conference of Commissioners on Uniform State Laws and has served as an advisor for several American Law Institute law restatement projects.

Publications

Books

CONTRACTS: CASES & THEORY OF CONTRACTUAL OBLIGATION (WEST AMERICAN CASEBOOK SERIES) (2008) (with James F. Hogg and Daniel D. Barnhizer)

SELECTED RULES FOR CONTRACTS (WEST) (2008) (with James F. Hogg and Daniel D. Barnhizer)

CONTRACTS, CASES, PROBLEMS AND MATERIALS (1997) (with James F. Hogg)

LIMITED LIABILITY COMPANIES: TAX AND BUSINESS LAW (1994 & Supp. 2005-2007) (with Daniel S. Kleinberger) (Westlaw Database: WGL-LLC)

FEDERAL PARTNERSHIP TAXATION, A GUIDE TO THE LEADING CASES, STATUTES, & REGULATIONS (1990) (with Jennifer J.S. Brooks)