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Abraham Cable

Professor of Law; Faculty Director of Online Education; Interim Faculty Director, Center for Business Law


Professor Abe Cable joined the UC Law SF faculty in 2011. He graduated from the University of Puget Sound, BA History (1997), and Harvard Law School in 2000, where he served as an editor and member of the articles committee on the Harvard Law Review. Prior to joining the faculty at UC Law SF, he was a partner at Miller Nash LLP, in Portland, Oregon. In ten years of practice he worked on a broad range of matters, including private and public offerings of securities, angel and venture capital investments, sale of subprime mortgage-backed securities, and negotiation of software licenses. He has been a visiting professor at Berkeley Law and an adjunct professor at Willamette University College of Law and University of Oregon School of Law.


  • Harvard Law School
    J.D., Law

  • University of Puget Sound
    B.A., History

Selected Scholarship


  • Startup Legal Garage: Technology Module
  • Business Associations & Introduction to Federal Securities
  • Startup Legal Garage: Corporate Module
  • Legal Ethics: Practice of Law