Gregory H. Shill is an Associate Professor of Law at the University of Iowa College of Law. He teaches business law courses, including Contracts, Business Associations, and Corporate Governance & Control, and his scholarship focuses on corporate law, securities regulation, and law and mobility. His work is forthcoming or has been published in the NYU Law Review, the UCLA Law Review, the Tulane Law Review, the Harvard International Law Journal, and the Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, and has been cited by courts, scholars, and practitioners. He is currently working on projects (1) in corporate governance and (2) at the nexus of law, economic geography, and transportation, building on Should Law Subsidize Driving? (NYU Law Review forthcoming 2020). He holds a J.D. from Harvard Law School and a B.A. from Columbia University.
Professor Shill joined the Iowa faculty in fall 2017 from a fellowship at Harvard Law School in the Program on Corporate Governance. Previously, he practiced at leading law firms in New York and London as a litigator and transactional lawyer. In the latter role, he advised on M&A transactions and securities offerings, activist investor situations, and corporate governance matters. He began his legal career as a law clerk for Judge Jennifer W. Elrod on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Fifth Circuit. Prior to law school, he worked as a legislative assistant to the late Rep. Tom Lantos of California and received an M.A. in Judaic studies from the Jewish Theological Seminary.
In addition to his Iowa role, Professor Shill is a Visiting Scholar at the American Bar Foundation and a Program Affiliate Scholar at NYU School of Law. He is also a member of the Road to Zero Coalition, a joint project of the U.S. Department of Transportation and the National Safety Council to eliminate traffic deaths by midcentury.
Professor Shill is a member of the New York Bar and a nonprofit board member. His publications and working papers are available on SSRN. He can be reached at gregory-shill [at] uiowa.edu.