The Powers Miller team has expertise in the following practice areas:
As a member of the Trucking Industry Defense Association, Jim Miller heads the division of Powers Miller related to the defense of cases involving transportation. The firm handles and has significant experience in defending individuals and companies in cases involving trucking companies and their cargo.
Special Investigation Unit Cases
The firm handles and has significant experience in representing insurance companies in cases related to special investigations including suspicious medical treatment and property loss claims.
The firm handles and has significant experience in defending individuals and companies in premise liability actions including cases related to slip and falls, alleged dangerous conditions and wrongful death.
The firm handles and has significant experience in defending companies in actions based on product defects, design defects, and warning defects. Jim Miller has also successfully defended companies in medical device matters.
The firm handles and has significant experience in defending individual homeowners in lawsuits related to a variety of matters including landlord-tenant disputes, mold cases, and general homeowner liability in negligence actions.
First Party UM/UIM
The firm handles and has significant experience representing insurance carriers in first party matters related to motor vehicle accidents. The firm has obtained favorable results in a significant number of arbitrations related to claims of various injuries including spinal injuries, orthopedic injuries, tinnitus, and all other injuries.
The firm also represents individuals as plaintiffs in personal injury actions. Members of the firm have represented individuals in slip and falls, motor vehicle accidents, burns, traumatic brain injury and spinal injury cases.