George N. Tepe


  • Amherst College, B.A. 2014, magna cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
  • Columbia Law School, J.D. 2017, James Kent Scholar, Ruth Bader Ginsburg Prize (Editor-in-Chief, Columbia Business Law Review)

George N. Tepe

George Tepe is an Associate in Wachtell Lipton’s Corporate Department.

George received a B.A. magna cum laude in Economics from Amherst College in 2014, where he was Student Body President, was elected a member of Phi Beta Kappa and received the James R. Nelson Prize for a distinguished economics thesis on a matter of public policy. He received his J.D. from Columbia Law School in 2017, where he was a James Kent Scholar and served as Editor-in-Chief of the Columbia Business Law Review. He received the Ruth Bader Ginsberg Prize, the Paul R. Hays Prize, awarded to outstanding first-year students in civil procedure, and the Powell Fellowship, awarded for outstanding work as a faculty research assistant.

George serves on the Board of Trustees of the Cranbrook Educational Community and the Board of Governors of Cranbrook Schools.

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