Emerson Tiller
Emerson Tiller

STRATEGY; BUSINESS LAW
J. Landis Martin Professor of Law and Business, Northwestern School of Law
Professor of Strategy (Courtesy)

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Emerson H. Tiller joined the Northwestern faculty in 2003 as a Professor of Law with a courtesy appointment at the Kellogg School of Management as Professor of Business Law. Prior to joining the Northwestern faculty, Professor Tiller was a professor at the University of Texas, Graduate School of Business, where he also directed of the Center for Business, Technology and Law. His research has primarily focused on empirical and theoretical analyses of political forces in regulatory and judicial decision-making.

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Education
Ph.D., 1994, Business and Public Policy, Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley
J.D., 1987, Indiana University School of Law, Bloomington, Indiana University, honors
B.A., 1984, Math, Wabash College and Indiana University, highest distinction

 
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Executive MBA
Law and the Corporate Manager (BLAWX-435-0)
Law and the Corporate Manager concerns U.S. business law (state and federal). Topics include shareholders’ rights; director’s and officer’s liability and fiduciary responsibility; mergers, acquisitions and takeovers; and securities regulation.