Loyola University Chicago

Quinlan School of Business

Faculty and Staff

Bjorn Berg

Title/s: Assistant Professor

Office #: Schreiber 508

Phone: 312.915.7524

E-mail: bberg2@luc.edu

About

Professor Berg joined the Quinlan School of Business in the fall of 2015. Prior to entering academia, Professor Berg was a practicing attorney. His legal experience includes working for a general practice concentrating in business law and estate planning and for a boutique firm representing the interests of management in employment and labor disputes. In addition to private practice experience, Professor Berg also gained legal experience as an intern for a federal district court and as a law clerk for a state supreme court. Professor Berg is admitted to the Illinois Bar and the Wisconsin Bar.  

Degrees

  • PhD, Accounting, Penn State University, 2016
  • MBA, Management, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2010
  • JD, cum laude, Marquette University Law School, 2007
  • BS, Finance, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2002

Research Interests

  • Accounting for Litigation Contingencies
  • Employment Law
  • Corporate Criminal Liability
  • Whistleblowers

Professional & Community Affiliations

  • Academy of Legal Studies in Business
  • American Accounting Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Illinois Bar Association
  • Wisconsin Bar Association

Courses Taught

  • Law and the Regulatory Environment of Business