Resume

Cary W. Miller, Esq. brings 41 years of litigation experience in business, employment, tort, healthcare, professional liability, and class action/mass tort cases. He has tried over 100 cases to juries and judges in his legal practice. Since 2010, Mr. Miller has been a full-time mediator and arbitrator of business disputes, employment claims, healthcare disputes, professional liability claims, product liability lawsuits, and personal injury lawsuits. He has arbitrated fourteen cases and served as a mediator in dozens of matters. Mr. Miller also serves as a hearing officer in Judicial Review Hearings and Skelly Appeals.


AREAS OF EXPERTISE

  •  Business/Commercial Contracts
  •  Partnership Disputes
  •  Employment
  •  Personal Injury
  •  Healthcare Law
  •  Products Liability
  •  Mass Torts
  •  Professional Liability


LEGAL BACKGROUND

  • 2011 – 2015 Full-Time Mediator and Arbitrator
  • 2004 – 2011 Hooper Lundy & Bookman, Partner
  • 1996 – 2004 Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps, LLP, Partner
  • 1975 – 1996 McInnis Fitzgerald Reed Sharkey & McIntyre, Partner


DISPUTE RESOLUTION TRAINING

  • 2005 AHLA, Arbitration Training Program
  • 2004 Straus Institute – Pepperdine School of Law, Mediation Training

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS & HONORS

  • American College of Trial Lawyers (1995-2016)
  • American Board of Trial Advocates, President of San Diego Chapter (1996)
  • Best Lawyers in America (1999-2015)
  • California Society of Healthcare Attorneys, Board of Directors (2008-2010)
  • Named a ‘Rising Star’ by the Daily Journal in its 2012 list of Top Neutrals in California “Prescription for Fairness”, ADR Profile, Daily Journal (May 20, 2011)


EDUCATION

  • J.D., University of San Diego School of Law
  • B.A., Southern Methodist University