Mr. Miller is a native of St. Petersburg and a third-generation attorney in this community. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism from the University of Florida and his Juris Doctorate degree from the University of Florida College of Law in 1979.
A Florida lawyer since 1979, Mr. Miller is admitted to practice in all Florida courts and in the federal District Court and the U. S. Court of Appeals. Mr. Miller’s trial experience has included prosecuting both criminal cases as an Assistant State Attorney and disciplinary cases for state professional boards. He also litigated complex industrial injury cases statewide. In 2016 he completed the schooling required toward becoming a Florida Supreme Court Certified Mediator in Circuit Civil cases in Florida.
He served as President of the St. Petersburg Bar Association in 2013. He has also chaired committees and sections, and he served two terms on the Executive Committee and as Secretary of that Association. Mr. Miller was honored to receive the Association’s “Professionalism Award” in 2016 for exemplifying the Creed of Professionalism of The Florida Bar. He has also served on the Board of Directors of the St. Petersburg Bar Foundation, is an active member of the Suncoast Estate Planning Council in St. Petersburg, and served on the SPCA Tampa Bay Professional Advisors Committee. He has obtained the highest peer review rating possible through the Martindale-Hubbell rating system for legal ability and professional ethics.
Running the 2016 Boston Marathon
Statewide, Mr. Miller participates in the Florida Bar “Real Property Probate & Trust Law Section” and is an active member of the Probate and Trust Litigation Committee, as well as the Trust Law Committee. He is a member of the Florida Bar “Trial Lawyer Section.”
In the community, Mr. Miller has been involved in school advisory councils, church committees, a youth ballet board of directors, and coaching for numerous youth sports teams. He participates in legal aid clinics and volunteers with Lawyers for Literacy. An avid runner, Mr. Miller is thrilled to have competed in his first Boston Marathon in 2016.