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Tracy Catherine Miller

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FORMER DEPUTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY. www.ocrestrainingorders.com

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Practice areas

Licensed

  1. Domestic Violence: 40%
    14 years
  2. Criminal Defense: 30%
    14 years
  3. DUI & DWI: 20%
    14 years
  4. Family: 10%
    14 years

Payment

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

Attorney endorsements

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  • Matthew James Sundly

    I endorse this lawyer. Tracy is a highly respected attorney with a reputation for excellence in advocacy.

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    Matthew Sundly Family Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Douglas Andrew Hatherley

    I endorse this lawyer. I have worked with Tracy on a number of cases and have been continually impressed with her detailed and strategic approach to each case. Tracy is the go-to authority in Orange County for domestic violence issues.

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    Douglas Hatherley Family Attorney
    Relationship: Worked together on matter

Contact info

Former Prosecutor & Founder, Domestic Violence Legal Center ®

4000 MacArthur Blvd #600
East Tower
Newport Beach, CA, 92660

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License
StateStatusAcquiredUpdated
CAActive200202/13/2012
We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Awards
Award nameGrantorDate granted
August 2011 Top Attorneyoc Metro Magazine2011
Employee of the Month Service Award, Oct. 2003Riverside District Attorney's Office2003
Employee of the Month Service Award, Feb. 2003Riverside County District Attorney's Office2003
Employee of the Month Service Award, June, 2002Riverside County District Attorney's Office2002
Meritorious Service Certificate, Jan. 2002-Dec. 2002Riverside District Attorney's Office2002
Honor RollWestern State Univ COL2000
Western State University Board of Trustee’s Merit ScholarshipWestern State University COL2000
Dean's Scholar-Certificate for Outstanding Svc. & DedicationWestern State Univ COL2000
National Dean’s List NomineeWestern State Univ COL2000
American Jurisprudence Award, Criminal LawWestern State Univ COL2000
Western State University Board of Trustee’s Merit ScholarshipWestern State Univ COL1999
Honor RollWestern State Univ COL1999
Dean's Scholar-Certificate for Outstanding Svc. & DedicationWestern State Univ COL1999
Western State University Board of Trustee’s Merit ScholarshipWestern State Univ COL1998
Dean's Scholar-Certificate for Outstanding Svc. & DedicationWestern State Univ COL1998
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Deputy District Attorney/Prosecutor/Law ClerkRiverside County District Attorney's Office2001 - 2004
Associations
Association namePosition nameDuration
Orange County Criminal Defense Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present
Newport Harbor Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
South Orange County Bar AssociationVice President2011 - Present
Orange County Jewish Bar AssociationMember2011 - Present
Lex Romana Italian American Lawyers of Orange CountyMember2011 - Present
Orange County Bar Association, Immigration Law SectionMember2011 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationMember2004 - Present
South Orange County Bar AssociationTreasurer2010 - 2011
California Attorneys for Criminal JusticeMember2009 - 2012
Orange County Women Lawyers AssociationMember2008 - 2011
Riverside County Bar AssociationN/A2004 - 2006
Riverside County Deputy District Attorneys AssociationSecretary2002 - 2004
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
client identity confidential to maintain privacyDomestic Violence RESTRAINING ORDER filed against Client DISMISSED; CHILD CUSTODY FULLY RESTORED; CRIMINAL ALLEGATIONS by ex-husband REJECTED by District Attorney's Office; EMPLOYMENT REINSTATED.
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Publications
Publication nameTitleDate
Journal of Certified Family Law SpecialistsWhen Family Law Meets Criminal Law: Mastering the Interplay Between Domestic Violence Litigation & Criminal Procedure2014
OC Family Magazine (guest blog)Recognizing a "True" Victim in Domestic Violence Cases2012
Riverside Lawyer Magazine, pages 22-23Ten DUI Myths - Not an April Fool2012
Comment located in Daily Journal ArticleJudicial Profiles, Judge Cheri Pham2011
OC Metro Magazine, Page 73Top Attorneys - August 20112011
Education
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western State University College of LawN/AJD - Juris DoctorN/A
California State University, Long BeachN/AOther - BachelorsN/A
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
2012 Spring Roundtable LuncheonDomestic Violence & Restraining Orders, where Criminal & Family Law intersect2012
MCLE - legal educationPitfalls for Criminal Defendants in Family Court2010
Guest Speaker, Trial Advocacy course“Demonstrative Evidence in Trial”2006
Guest Speaker, Trial Advocacy course“Demonstrative Evidence in Trial”2005
Guest Speaker, C.A.R.E. (Curtailing Abuse Related to the Elderly) ProgramElder Abuse/Protection of Elders2004