Morgan J. Tilleman



Morgan J. Tilleman is a partner and business lawyer with Foley & Lardner LLP, based in the firm’s Milwaukee office, where heis a member of the Insurance & Reinsurance Industry Team and the Health Care Industry Team. His practice is concentrated on corporate and regulatory insurance and reinsurance law and on the intersection of health care and insurance.

Morgan represents insurers, and reinsurers in transactions, restructurings, reinsurance transactions, mergers, acquisitions, shell transactions, affiliations, joint ventures and insurance program arrangements, as well as providing regulatory and business counseling to a wide range of U.S. and international insurance industry participants. He also focuses on advising health insurers and HMOs regarding formation, licensure, operations, compliance, strategy, and mergers and acquisitions.

Prior to law school, Morgan served as the volunteer coordinator for the American Red Cross of Greater Indianapolis.


  • Recognized, “Up and Coming Lawyers” by the Wisconsin Law Journal


  • Author, “Insurance Compliance Risks Facing Telemedicine Providers,” Compliance Today (July 2018)
  • Quoted, “Six Things Healthcare Executives Should Know About ‘Silver Loading,’” Managed Healthcare Executive (July 3, 2018)
  • Quoted, “Six Things to Know: How Health Execs Might Benefit From Trump’s Plans,” Managed Healthcare Executive (January 16, 2017)
  • Quoted, “CMS Tries to Shore up ACA with Proposed Rule. It May Be Too Late.” HealthLeaders Magazine (August 31, 2016)
  • Quoted, “5 PPACA exchange watcher views: Where are we now?” Life Health Pro (April 27, 2016)
  • Co-author, “Fair Discrimination and Pricing in Multichannel Insurance Marketing,” SNL Insurance Daily (August 17, 2015)
  • Co-author, "The Impact of Big Data on Insureds, Insurance Coverage, and Insurers," Big Data: A Business and Legal Guide (2014)
  • Co-author, "Survey of the Current Insurance Regulatory Environment for Affinity Marketing Arrangements," FORC Journal, Vol. 23, Ed. 4 (Winter 2012)
  • Author, "(Trans)forming the Provocation Defense," Journal of Criminal Law & Criminology, Vol. 100, Issue 4 (2010)


  • Speaker "2017 Reinsurance Case Law Update," Brokers & Reinsurance Markets Association (BRMA) Committee Rendezvous (April 2018)


  • Northwestern University School of Law, (J.D., cum laude, 2011)
    • Executive articles editor, Journal of Criminal Law and Criminology
    • Recipient, Leigh B. Bienen Prize
  • Indiana University, (B.A., 2007)
    • English
    • Economics
    • Germanic Studies
    • Member, Phi Beta Kappa
    • Member, Herman B. Wells Scholar

Professional Memberships and Affiliations

  • Member, American Bar Association (Business Law and Tort and Insurance Sections)
  • Member, National LGBT Bar Association
  • Member, State Bar of Wisconsin
  • President, Wisconsin LGBT Bar Association
  • Leadership council, Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce


  • German


  • Wisconsin
  • U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin



Association Health Plans – The Final Rule Is Issued
10 July 2018
Health Care Law Today
Insurance Compliance Risks Facing Telemedicine Providers
July 2018
Compliance Today
Service Contracts and Extended Warranties: Building Customer Loyalty and Profits
14 February 2018
Manufacturing Industry Advisor
Health Care Reform Returns to the Spotlight
18 September 2017
Health Care Law Today
Virtual CLE Week
Every Tuesday & Thursday from December 1 - 17 2020
Coronavirus Webinar: 10 Issues Non-Profit Organizations Should Be Considering
02 April 2020
Fall NAIC Meeting Reception
07 December 2019
Austin, TX
6 November 2019
New York, NY