Steve Miller is a founding partner of the Atlanta law firm Drew Eckl & Farnham, LLP, and has been a trial lawyer in Georgia since 1977. Steve’s practice focuses on the defense of cases involving catastrophic injury in state and federal court. He has a broad range of trial experience and has tried to jury verdict cases involving product liability claims, trucking, premises, and professional negligence. His practice is also devoted to advising clients on insurance coverage issues, including the prosecution and defense of declaratory judgment actions.
Steve graduated from the University of Virginia (High Distinction/Phi Beta Kappa) in 1974 and the University of Virginia Law School in 1977.
Over the years Steve has been a frequent speaker on legal subjects, presenting numerous legal papers in connection with these presentations. He is Co-Author of “The Absolute Pollution Exclusion in General Liability Insurance Policies” in the Reference Handbook on the Comprehensive General Liability Policy published by the American Bar Association (“ABA”). He is a Past Chair of the Products, General Liability and Consumer Law Committee of the Tort and Insurance Practice Section of the ABA and a Past Chair of the Education Committee of the Atlanta Claims Association. He is currently an Adjunct Professor at Georgia State University Law School teaching litigation.
In addition to being admitted to all state and federal courts in Georgia, Steve is a member of the Defense Research Institute, Georgia Defense Lawyers Association, and the Atlanta Lawyers Club. Steve has been selected as a Georgia Super Lawyer each year since 2004.