R. James Miller

Jim Miller has more than two decades of experience in insurance and self-insured defense. His expertise is in defending individuals and companies in actions involving products liability, motor vehicle accidents, premises liability and commercial litigation. He has significant experience in representing manufacturers of medical devices in product liability actions. Jim has successfully argued cases before […]

Gordon W. Bowley

Gordon Bowley has a long record of success in the areas of insurance defense and related litigation. His practice focuses on defending individuals and companies in actions involving motor vehicle and trucking accidents, premises liability, products liability, and public entity liability. Gordon has tried several civil cases in California Superior Court and has successfully argued […]

J. Brian Powers

Brian Powers specializes in insurance defense and related litigation for Powers Miller. He recently began working as a mediator and binding arbitrator. Brian has tried 28 cases to jury verdicts in courts throughout Northern California and brought more than 2,000 civil cases to conclusion since his career began in 1980. Brian strives to bring clients […]

John P. Sciacca

John Sciacca is a partner at Powers Miller specializing in civil litigation with an emphasis in personal injury defense litigation. He also has extensive experience defending individuals in real property disputes, complex personal injury with traumatic injuries and wrongful death, landlord tenant disputes, federal maritime and admiralty, bad faith and libel and defamation.  John has […]

Robert F. Bennett, Jr.

Rob Bennett is a Partner at Powers Miller specializing in personal injury litigation, insurance litigation and many forms of tort liability claims. With the firm since 2009, Rob has been successful in many cases and matters with significant exposure. Clients appreciate Rob’s steadfast commitment to educating and informing them about the legal process as they […]

Katherine Marlink

Katherine Marlink is an associate at Powers Miller specializing in insurance defense, including motor vehicle accidents and premises liability. Katherine is a thoughtful listener who brings a love of problem solving to her work. “I enjoy analyzing problems and finding resolutions for clients,” she says. Before joining Powers Miller, Katherine worked as an associate attorney […]

Taylor J. Turville

Taylor Turville is an associate at Powers Miller specializing in civil litigation and insurance defense. Prior to joining the firm, Taylor worked in the district attorney’s office in Orange County, was a summer intern at a firm in Madrid, Spain, and worked as a family law attorney in Roseville. She appreciates “the problem-solving aspect of […]