James 'Jim' McElroy
Adjunct Professor of Management
Subject Area(s): General Management
Professor McElroy is presently a member of the Cumberland Law Group, LLPC focusing on corporate law, mergers and acquisitions, venture capital, start-up and development stage companies, technology, and real estate. He has organized and is on-going representation of group of affiliated start-up companies in business of building and operating college dormitories, including acquisition (ground lease structure), contracting and financing. He is also a representative of the developer of 80+ acre tract in Williamson County, being developed as luxury home subdivision. He formerly had a solo law practice focusing on corporate law.
He was active in the Governor's Task Force on Biotechnology in Tennessee and Incorporator, Director, President (2002-2003), Chairman (April 2003-November 2004) and member of Executive Committee of The Tennessee Biotechnology Association (not-for-profit trade association)
Not only does Professor McElroy have a Ph.D. from SYNY but received his J.D., Magna Cum Laude from Harvard Law School in 1980. He joined the Owen School faculty in 2011 teaching Law and Business.
PhD, SUNY, 1974
J.D., Harvard (Magna Cum Laude), 1980
B.A., Rhodes, 1969
Law and Business