Michael Gilliland ’76

Adjunct: Law in Practice
  • Attorney, Private Practice
  • University of Minnesota, B.A.
  • University of Minnesota Law School, J.D.
  • New York University, LL.M.

Mondale Hall, 229 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55455

After graduating from the U of M Law School and New York University (LL.M. tax), Michael Gilliland practiced business litigation, briefly, and transactional law primarily including: foreign and domestic merger, asset acquisition and disposition; theatrical production; private equity and venture capital; corporate; real estate; and real estate finance: commercial, multifamily residential, resort, syndication and construction); commodity trading; healthcare; business structure and formation; domestic and international tax; securities law; entertainment firms and artists.  

Gilliland began practice in New York City with a large commercial practice firm, then moved to Minnesota and has practiced here since, with the exception of seven years with a Vail, Colorado Real estate company developing and constructing residential communities where he was a principal and general counsel.  

Gilliland is married with two daughters.

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University of Minnesota Law School

Walter F. Mondale Hall | 229 19th Avenue South | Minneapolis, MN 55455

P: 612-625-5000

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