Steve Miller 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.

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 has received an AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale Hubbell for his high ethical standards and professionalism. He is currently an Adjunct Professor at Georgia State University Law School teaching litigation.

 

Education


University of Virginia Law School, J.D., 1977

University of Virginia, B.A., 1974. With High Distinction

Court Admissions


All Georgia State and Federal Courts

USDC Northern, Middle and Southern District

Georgia Court of Appeals

Georgia Supreme Court

11th Circuit Court of Appeals

Memberships


American Bar Association

Georgia Bar Association

Lawyers Club of Atlanta

Georgia Defense Lawyers Association

Atlanta Claims Association

Defense Research Institute