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Meredith R. Miller is a legal educator and business attorney.  She is an Associate Professor and Director of Solo & Small Practice Initiatives at the Touro College, Jacob D. Fuchsberg Law Center.  In addition, she is founder and principal of Miller Law, PLLC.


Since beginning her career as a law professor in 2004, Meredith has taught law school classes in writing and research, contracts, civil procedure, business organizations and employment law.  More recently, she has spearheaded the development of a curriculum for law students that intend to operate their own practices.  Her teaching has been recognized more than once with a “Professor of the Year” award from her students.


Meredith’s scholarly papers are widely cited in influential law journals and leading law school casebooks.  Her writing focuses on contract, employment and business law; she has lectured on these topics throughout the world.


Meredith passionately believes that her knowledge should extend beyond the classroom and her teaching aims to reflect the realties of law as it is actually practiced.  In addition to her work as a law professor, Meredith has continued to consult on a project basis with other attorneys who need assistance on dispositive motions and appeals.  In her legal practice, Meredith leverages her background in corporate and commercial litigation to represent small businesses, freelancers, startups and investors in transactional matters.  She also has experience working with non-profit organizations.  She currently serves as President of LeGaL, the LGBT Bar Association and Foundation of Greater New York.


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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Contracts: 50%
    15 years
  2. Corporate: 10%
    10 years
  3. LLC: 10%
    10 years
  4. Business: 10%
    15 years
  5. Other: 20%
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Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Menachem Mendel White

    I endorse this lawyer. She was my professor in law school and I have seen her prove her mastery of contract law. You will be in amazing hands.

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  • Thomas Sciacca

    I have known Meredith for a couple of years, and I think she is an excellent attorney. I am pleased to endorse her.

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Contact info

Miller Law, PLLC

120 East 23rd Street, 4th Floor
New York, NY, 10010

Resume

License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
MAActive200108/28/2016
NYCurrently registered 200107/10/2016
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
The Jeffrey E. Rockwell Alumni Achievement AwardBLS OUTLaws2015
Best ProfessorTouro Law Center Student Bar Association2013
Professor of the YearTouro Law Center Student Bar Association2008
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Assoc. Professor & Director of Solo & Small Practice InitiativesTouro Law Center2015 - Present
Attorney and Legal ConsultantMiller Law, PLLC2010 - Present
Associate Professor of LawTouro Law Center2008 - Present
Assistant Professor of LawTouro Law Center2006 - Present
Honorable Abraham L. Freedman Fellow and Lecturer in LawTemple Law School2004 - 2006
Associate, Litigation DepartmentProskauer Rose LLP2002 - 2004
Senior Court Attorney, Central StaffNew York Court of Appeals2000 - 2002
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
LGBT Bar Association of Greater New York ("LeGaL")President2015 - Present
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Temple University - James E. Beasley School of LawLegal EducationLL.M - Master of Laws2006
Brooklyn Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor2000
Union CollegeVisual Art / EnglishBA - Bachelor of Arts1997
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
New York State Bar AssociationRepresenting Clients after Obergefell, Key Employment Issues2015
ALI Incubator ConferencePractical Ideas for Teaching Solo/Small Firm Practice in Law School Curriculum2015
9th Annual International Contracts ConferenceGetting Paid in the Naked Economy2014
Southeastern Legal Scholars ConferenceToward a Disclosure Model: The Failure of Corporate Supplier Codes as Contracts2013
8th Annual Conference on ContractsToward a Disclosure Model: The Failure of Corporate Supplier Codes as Contracts2013
7th Annual Conference on ContractsParty Sophistication and Pluralism in Contract2012
Law of Contract or Laws of ContractsParty Sophistication and Pluralism in Contract2011
6th Annual Conference on ContractsStrategic Default: The Popularization of a Debate Among Contract Scholars2011
Spring Conference on ContractsContract Law, Party Sophistication and the New Formalism2010
4th Annual Contracts ConferenceEnforcement of Pre-Dispute Limits on Process2008
The Enduring Legacy of Wood v. Lady Duff GordonA Picture of the New York Court of Appeals at the Time of Wood v. Lucy Lady Duff-Gordon2007
International Contracts ConferenceWhat's Will Got To Do With It? Reforming the Duress Doctrine2004
CLE at Court of Appeals HallCivil Motions for Leave to Appeal to the New York Court of Appeals2002