Attorneys
 
 
 
 Michael S. Miller
Partner


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Telephone: 973.623.7562
Facsimile: 973.623.7780

Michael S. Miller is a partner in Tompkins, McGuire and practices in the areas of commercial litigation, commercial landlord-tenant relations, insurance coverage, professional malpractice defense and personal injury defense. Among Mike’s clients are owners of shopping malls. When not practicing law, Mike is active in the Patriots Path Council of the Boy Scouts of America.

Practice Areas

  • Commercial litigation
  • Insurance coverage
  • Professional malpractice defense
  • Insurance defense litigation
  • Construction defect litigation
  • Commercial landlord-tenant relations
  • Representation of employers-insurance carriers before the New York State Workers' Compensation Board

Education

  • State University of New York at Buffalo (J.D., 1985)
  • University of Massachusetts at Amherst (B.B.A., cum laude, 1982)

Professional Admissions

  • New Jersey, 1985
  • New York, 1986
  • United States District Court, District of New Jersey, 1985
  • United States District Court, Southern District of New York, 1986
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of New York, 1986
  • United States Court of Appeals, Third Circuit, 1986
  • United States Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit, 1986
  • United States Claims Court, 1991
  • United States Court of Appeals, Second Circuit, 2000

Professional Activities

  • Member, New Jersey State Bar Association
  • Member, Essex County Bar Association

Outside Interest

  • Committee Chair, Boy Scout Troop 112, Patriots Path Council

Representative Court Decisions

  • Joanne N. Yuhasz, CSR, RPR v. Deborah T. Poritz, et al., 166 Fed. Appx. 642 (3d Cir. 2006)
  • PPX Enterprises, Inc. v. Fredericks, 5 Fed. Appx. 25 (2d Cir. 2001)
  • Liberty Travel v. Freidman & Siegelbaum, 2010 WL 4054259 (N.J. Super. App. Div. 2010)
  • Sachs v. Jefferson Loan Co., 2010 WL 5395834 (N.J. Super. App. Div. 2010)
  • Sachs v. Jefferson Loan Co., 2010 WL 5152384 (N.J. Super. App. Div. 2010)
  • Sachs v. Jefferson Loan Co., 2009 WL 483138 (N.J. Super. App. Div. 2009)
  • Clarendon National Ins. Co. v. Pine Tree, Inc., 2006 WL 910407 (N.J. Super. App. Div. 2006)
  • Boerer v. Peduto, 2004 WL 1045481 (N.J. Super. App. Div. 2004)