Kristen M. Renberg
Associate | Charlotte
Kristen M. Renberg

Dr. Kristen Renberg focuses her practice on corporate and securities matters. Dr. Renberg represents a diverse range of clients, including issuers and underwriters, in all aspects of corporate and securities law, with a particular focus on financings, mergers and acquisitions, corporate governance, securities regulation, public and private offerings, and general corporate matters.

Prior to joining Dechert, Dr. Renberg earned a Ph.D. in Political Science from Duke University. Dr. Renberg also served as a research assistant on President Biden’s Commission on the U.S. Supreme Court. Dr. Renberg is admitted in the state of Pennsylvania only; she is not admitted in North Carolina.

  • Judging without a JD - Columbia Law Review (2022) (co-authored).
  • The Efficacy of Measuring Judicial Ideal Points: The Mis-Analogy of IRTs - International Review of Law and Economics (2021) (co-authored).
  • Life Without Parole Sentencing in North Carolina - North Carolina Law Review (2021) (co-authored).
  • The Impact of Retention Systems on Judicial Behavior: A Synthetic Controls Analysis of State Supreme Courts - Justice System Journal (2020).
  • Juvenille Life Without Parole in North Carolina - Journal of Criminal Law & Criminology (2020) (co-authored).
  • The Paradoxical Impact of Scalia’s Campaign Against Legislative History - Cornell Law Review (2019) (co-authored).
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    • Duke University, Ph.D., Political Science, 2020
    • Duke University School of Law, J.D., 2022, Editor-in-Chief of the Duke Environmental Law & Policy Forum
    • Admitted in Pennsylvania only; not admitted in North Carolina