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Charles W. Miller

Employment and labor Attorney at Louisville, KY

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  • State Years
    Indiana - IN 17 years
    Kentucky - KY 26 years
  • Licensed for 17 years
    State IN
    Acquired 2007
    Temporary Admission No misconduct found
  • Licensed for 26 years
    State KY
    Acquired 1997
    Active No misconduct found

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

About Charles

Learn Charles’s areas of practice.

Practice areas
  1. Employment and labor
    Discrimination based upon race, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability. Sexual Harassment. Family and Medical Leave Act. Review and Negotiate Severance Agreements. Non-Compete Agreement litigation. Wage and Hours claims. Failure to Pay Overtime. Fair Labor Standards Act. Whistleblower Litigation. Employment claims against governmental entities including the United States of America and its subdivisions.

    28 years, 250 cases

  2. Medical malpractice
    Physician negligence causing serious injury and death---failure to properly diagnosis medical conditions, surgical errors, birth defects. Hospital negligence.

    28 years, 40 cases

  3. Nursing home abuse and neglect
    Falls. Pressure ulcers and bed sores. Poor nutrition and hydration. Physical abuse and assaults.

    28 years, 75 cases

  4. Personal injury
    Medical negligence by physicians and hospital employees. Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect. Car Accidents. Trucking Accidents. Defective Drugs. Defective seatbelt litigation. Slip and Fall cases. Property owner liability. Dram Shop Liability cases.

    28 years, 300 cases

  5. Trucking accident
    Experience litigating claims against large trucking companies for the negligence of the company or the drivers in the operation and/or maintenance of the trucks causing serious bodily injury or death to others.

    28 years, 15 cases

Charles W. Miller is a managing partner of Miller and Falkner. After spending many years of his career representing some of the largest companies and hospitals through Kentucky, Charles Miller took that experience, skill and training obtained from defending large companies and hospitals and put it to use pursuing the rights of injured individuals when he started Miller and Falkner. Today Charles Miller’s practice focuses upon trial work in personal injury litigation, employment and labor-related litigation, medical negligence, motor vehicle accident litigation, defective products litigation, racial discrimination, host workplace/ environment litigation, sexual harassment, and Family Medical Leave Act litigation.



From 2008 through 2010, Charles was one of four hearing officers appointed by the Governor of the Commonwealth of Kentucky to preside over claims filed against the Commonwealth of Kentucky, its departments and subdivisions, and to render recommended findings of fact, conclusions of law, and orders awarding or denying damages asserted by Claimants after a formal hearing is conducted.


Charles attended the University of Louisville Louis D. Brandeis School of Law, graduating in 1997 with honors. While in law school, Charles earned several awards including the Marlin M. Volz Scholarship for Academic Excellence and the Corpus Juris Secundum Award for excellence in the Field of Civil Procedure. Charles was also a member of the national Environmental Law Moot Court Team and a member of the University of Louisville Journal of Family Law.


Charles is admitted to practice before the Commonwealth of Kentucky, the United States Court of Appeals for the Sixth Circuit, and the United Stated District Courts for the Western and Eastern Districts of Kentucky and the Southern District of Indiana. He is a member of the American Bar Association, Kentucky Bar Association, Louisville Bar Association, and the American and Kentucky Associations of Trial Attorneys.


Charles grew up in Louisville, Kentucky attending Pleasure Ridge Park High School and Western Kentucky University. He has a Federal Aviation Administration Private Pilot’s license and currently resides in Louisville with his two sons.



Charles W. Miller & Associates
325 W. Main Street
Waterfront Plaza, Ste. 2104
Louisville, KY, 40202


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  • Hourly Rates $ 300-300 per hour
  • Contingency 40%-40%
Payment methods
Cash, Check


AVVO RATING 8.4 (Excellent)

Work Experience

  • Managing Partner
  • Miller & Falkner
  • 2003 - 2015
  • Owner
  • Charles W. Miller, P.S.C.
  • 2000 - 2003
  • Associate
  • O'Bryan, Brown & Toner
  • 1997 - 2000


  • Louis D. Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville
  • JD - Juris Doctor
  • 1997
  • Western Kentucky University
  • BS - Bachelor of Science
  • 1992
  • Pleasure Ridge Park High School
  • High School
  • 1988


  • Kentucky Justice Association
  • Member
  • 2002 - Present
  • American Association for Justice
  • Member
  • 2002 - Present
  • American Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1998 - Present
  • Kentucky Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1997 - Present
  • Louisville Bar Association
  • Member
  • 1997 - Present
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • AV Preeminent Rated
  • Martindale-Hubbell
  • 2017
  • Top Lawyers in Kentucky
  • The Legal Network
  • 2015
  • Million Dollar Advocate
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • 2013
  • Employment Law Firm of the Year In Kentucky
  • Corporate INTL
  • 2013
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • The National Trial Lawyers
  • 2013
  • Lifetime Member
  • Cambridge Who's Who Registry of Executives, Professionals and Entrepreneurs
  • 2008
  • Cum Laude graduate
  • Louis D. Brandeis School of Law at the University of Louisville
  • 1997
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Attorney endorsements

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Nursing home abuse and neglect Attorney | Sep 30
Relationship: Co-worker
"Great attorney."
Personal injury Attorney | Aug 16
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"Chas is a very hard working, detail oriented lawyer who leaves no stone unturned. He has compassion for his clients and extensive experience litigating complex cases. I highly recommend him."
Personal injury Attorney | Aug 14
Relationship: Worked together on matter
"I endorse this lawyer."
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Louisville Employment and labor Lawyer Charles W. Miller
Charles W. Miller
Employment and labor Attorney
Louisville, KY
Licensed for 26 years