Anne Smith

Clinical Assistant Professor of Law

Office: Wisconsin Institutes for Discovery

JD University of Wisconsin 1983

Teaching Areas:
Law and Entrepreneurship

Recently Taught Courses
854 Clinical Program: Law & Entrepreneurship


Anne Smith is a graduate of the University of Wisconsin Law School. She is the co-founder and Co-Director of the Law & Entrepreneurship Clinic at the UW Law School. Previously, she was the General Counsel for Winterthur U.S. Holdings, Inc., a U.S. insurance holding company owned by Winterthur Swiss Insurance Company and Credit Suisse; and later became General Counsel for Promega Corporation a global life sciences company. Professor Smith's practice focused on general corporate law and mergers and acquisitions. She currently serves on the Policy Committee of the Board of the Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation and is Vice Chairperson of Community Partnerships, a Dane county nonprofit that provides wraparound services to people with mental health issues.

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