Douglas J. Miller

Of Counsel

603-410-4308

Mr. Miller has been practicing law for over thirty years. While attending law school in Chicago he worked for law firms and interned with the United States Attorney’s Office for The Northern District of Illinois. Before entering private practice in 1986, he represented the United States as a federal prosecutor in Chicago and New Hampshire conducting federal grand jury investigations, prosecuting federal felony jury trials, and briefing and arguing appeals before the First and Seventh Circuit Courts of Appeals.

Mr. Miller has focused his practice on:

  • Representing individuals and estates victimized by negligence, injurious automobile accidents, pedestrian accidents, slip and fall accidents, work related accidents, intentional sexual abuse, assaults, skiing accidents, negligent premises maintenance and supervision, negligent highway design and maintenance actions, and other torts.
  • Defending and advising individuals, businesses, non-profit organizations, municipalities, schools, and estates in relating to tort and statutory claims and actions involving motor vehicle, aircraft, and propane gas explosion accidents, carbon monoxide poisoning, food poisoning, premises liability, product liability, asbestos and environmental contamination and exposure, and work-related accidents.
  • Representing insureds and insurers in insurance coverage litigation construing automobile, homeowners, commercial and general liability, health insurance, long term care and credit life insurance policies.
  • Representing individuals and businesses before regulatory, professional licensing and disciplinary boards.
  • Representing individuals and businesses in employment and commercial litigation, including wrongful termination and wage claims, FINRA arbitration, Uniform Trade Secret Act, and Consumer Protection Act litigation.
  • Representing individuals in estates and trusts litigation.
  • Representing the criminally accused and their impacted associates in state and federal courts on felony and misdemeanor charges, investigations, and federal forfeiture actions, including complex fraud, theft, federal tax evasion, conspiracy, money laundering, and drug distribution matters, DWI / DUI charges, and representing those subpoenaed before grand juries.
  • Briefing and arguing appeals to the New Hampshire Supreme Court and the U.S. Courts of Appeals.

Douglas J. Miller

Of Counsel

Education and Bar Admissions

Education:

  • J.D., The John Marshall Law School, Chicago, Illinois (now University of Illinois Chicago)
  • B.A., Indiana University, Bloomington, Indiana

 

Bar Admissions:

  • New Hampshire – all state and federal courts
  • Vermont – U.S. District Court for District of Vermont
  • 1st Circuit Court of Appeals
  • 7th Circuit Court of Appeals
  • Illinois – all state courts (inactive) and U.S. District Court for Northern District of Illinois
  • Indiana – all state courts (inactive)

Representative Matters

  • Representing individuals and estates victimized by negligence, injurious automobile accidents, pedestrian accidents, slip and fall accidents, work-related accidents, intentional sexual abuse, assaults, skiing accidents, negligent premises maintenance and supervision, negligent highway design and maintenance actions, and other torts.
  • Defending and advising individuals, businesses, non-profit organizations, municipalities, schools and estates in relating to tort and statuary claims and actions involving motor vehicle, aircraft, and propane gas explosion accidents, carbon monoxide poisoning, food poisoning, premises liability, product liability, asbestos and environmental contamination and exposure, and work-related accidents
  • Representing insured and insurers in insurance coverage litigation construing automobile, homeowners, commercial and general liability, health insurance, long term care and credit life insurance policies.
  • Representing individuals and businesses before regulatory, professional licensing and disciplinary boards.
  • Representing individuals and businesses in employment and commercial litigation, including Uniform Trade Act, Consumer Protection Act, and wage claim litigation.
  • Representing the criminally accused and their impacted associates in state and federal courts on felony and misdemeanor charges, investigations, and federal forfeiture actions, including complex fraud, theft, federal tax evasion, conspiracy, money laundering, and drug distribution matter, DWI/DUI charges, and representing those subpoenaed before grand juries.
  • Briefing and arguing appeals to the New Hampshire Supreme Court and U.S. Court of Appeals.

Community Involvement

  • Member, New Hampshire Bar Association

Noteworthy

Awards and Recognitions