Emerson Hilton

Emerson focuses his practice on matters involving real estate and property, environmental law, local government, energy and utility regulation, and Indian and tribal issues.  He holds a B.A. from Yale University and a J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Michigan Law School, where he received Certificates of Merit in Evidence and Federal Indian Law, and was elected to the Order of the Coif.
Prior to joining Olson, Bzdok & Howard in 2010, Emerson worked for The Atlantic magazine in Boston, and he is a former member of the Empire Village Council.  While a law student, Emerson also worked for the Natural Resources Defense Council in Chicago and the National Wildlife Federation in Ann Arbor.

Emerson is a member of the State Bar of Michigan and its sections on Real Property Law, Environmental Law, Indian Law, and Administrative and Regulatory Law.

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Olson, Bzdok & Howard Announces Affiliation with Frankfort’s McKay & McKay

In mutual recognition of the good work and professionalism for which both law firms are known, Olson, Bzdok & Howard is happy to announce that it is now affiliated with Frankfort’s McKay & McKay, which is one of the most well-respected and distinguished firms in northern Michigan. This affiliation will allow Olson, Bzdok & Howard to maintain offices in both Traverse City and Frankfort, so that we can more conveniently serve clients in the surrounding counties throughout northern Michigan.

January 1, 2014