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Prof. Robert T. Miller

Professor of Law and F. Arnold Daum Fellow in Corporate Law, University of Iowa College of Law

Professor Miller joined the faculty of the University of Iowa College of Law in August of 2012. Before coming to Iowa, Professor Miller was a Professor of Law at the Villanova University School of Law and the Associate Director and Acting Executive Director of the Matthew J. Ryan Center for the Study of Free Institutions and the Public Good at Villanova University. He has been a Visiting Professor of Law at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, a Visiting Assistant Professor of Law at the Cardozo Law School, and an Olin Fellow in Law and Economics at the Columbia Law School. He has also held the Searle Young Legal Scholars Fellowship from the Searle Freedom Trust. Before entering academia, Professor Miller was an associate at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz in New York. His scholarship concerns corporate and securities law, the economic analysis of law, and the philosophy of law.

Professor Miller earned his J.D. from the Yale Law School where he was a Senior Editor of the Yale Law Journal and an Olin Fellow in Law, Economics and Public Policy. He earned his M.A. and M.Phil. degrees in philosophy from Columbia University, where he held a Mellon Fellowship in the Humanities from the Woodrow Wilson National Fellowship Foundation and a Western Civilization Fellowship from the Intercollegiate Studies Institute. He earned his B.A. in philosophy and mathematics from Columbia College.

Professor Miller teaches Mergers and Acquisitions, Law and Economics, Corporate Finance, Business Associations, Antitrust, and Contracts.


  • BA, Columbia College
  • MA, Columbia University
  • MPhil, Columbia University
  • JD, Yale Law School


Dodd-Frank and Beyond - Event Audio/Video
First Annual Executive Branch Review Conference
June 14, 2013
Deregulating the Markets: The JOBS Act - Event Audio/Video
2012 National Lawyers Convention
November 19, 2012
Business Roundtable v. SEC and the Future of Proxy Access - Podcast
Corporations, Securities, and Antitrust Practice Group Podcast
January 18, 2012
NOL Pill Reloaded: Selectica, Inc. v. Versata Enterprises, Inc.
Engage, Volume 11, Issue 2
August 31, 2010

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