Michael L. Miller has been practicing law for over 27 years with a focus on commercial transportation, premises liability, and general tort litigation. Mike has litigated cases all over Georgia (state and federal courts), as well as in Florida, Tennessee, and Alabama. He also serves in an advisory capacity for compliance and best practices for several large retailers and trucking companies.
Mike is a Past Chairman of the American Bar Association’s Commercial Transportation Litigation Committee (CLTC), earning an Award of Excellence during his term as Chair. He is a former Board Member of the American Bar Association’s Publishing Committee, and is active in the ABA, TIDA, DRI, and the Georgia Defense Lawyers Association. Mike has been published in The Brief, the ABA Journal, and several CLTC newsletters. He is a frequent speaker at continuing education and industry conferences. He has received an AV Preeminent Rating from Martindale Hubbell for his high ethical standards and professionalism.
Mike received his Juris Doctor degree in 1994 from the University of Georgia School of Law, and graduated from the University of Alabama in 1990 as a Presidential Scholar, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance.
University of Georgia, School of Law, J.D., 1994
University of Alabama, B.S., 1990
All Georgia State and Federal Courts
USDC Northern, Middle, and Southern Districts
Georgia Court of Appeals
Georgia Supreme Court
11th Circuit Court of Appeals
American Bar Association
State Bar of Georgia
Defense Research Institute
Transportation Lawyers Association
Georgia Defense Lawyers Association
Lawyer’s Club of Atlanta
Atlanta Bar Association
Related News, Publications & Presentations
Partner Michael Miller has joined the International Association of Defense Counsel. Firm News. April 2020.
"Defending the Plaintiffs' Playbook and Winning the Case." Michael Miller. DRI Trucking Litigation Seminar. April 26, 2018.
"It Could Be The Ballgame – Deposition And Trial Insights And Warnings For Preparing, Taking And Defending Rule 30 (B)(6) Corporate Witnesses." Michael Miller and Megan Noble. ABA San Francisco Annual Meeting. August 4, 2016.
"Premises Liability: Slips & Falls." Michael Miller and Jeff Ward. In-house Client Presentation for Claims Management Inc. June 22, 2016.
"Negotiations for the Claims Adjuster." Michael Miller and Jeff Ward. In-house Client Presentation. November 2015.
“The Deposition of the Trucking Company Safety Representative.” Michael L. Miller. Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 26, No. 156. November 2014.
“Admissibility Issues in the Context of Accident Reconstruction and Expert Witness Evidence.” Michael L. Miller. Drew Eckl & Farnham Journal, Vol. 17, No. 99. May 2005.