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About

GARY H. MILLER 

PERSONAL

Born March 11, 1957 in New Orleans, Louisiana; married to Ellen Hoffman Miller; two children:  Matthew Hilliard and Katherine Elise 

EDUCATION

New England College, B.A. (magna cum laude), Business Administration, 1979; Tulane University School of Law, J.D. (cum laude), 1982 

BAR ADMISSIONS

Louisiana, 1982

North Carolina, 2006 

PROFESSIONAL

Associate (1982-1989) - Jones, Walker, Waechter, Poitevent, Carrere & Denegre, L.L.P.

Partner (January 1990 - February 2002) - Jones, Walker, Waechter, Poitevent, Carrere & Denegre, L.L.P.

Shareholder (March  2002 –August  2004) - Lugenbuhl, Wheaton, Peck, Rankin & Hubbard, P.C.

Counsel (September  2004 – September  2005) –   Lugenbuhl, Wheaton, Peck, Rankin & Hubbard, P.C.

Sole Practitioner (September 2005 – present) Gary H. Miller, Attorney-at-Law

American Bar Association, Member (most years from 1982-present)

        Member, Business Law Section (most years from 1983-present)

        Member, Real Property, Probate and Trust Law Section (most years from 1983-present)

        Member, Patent, Trademark and Copyright Law Section (1983-2002)

Louisiana State Bar Association, Member (1982-present)

          Member, Consumer Protection, Lender Liability and Bankruptcy Section (1985-2001)

North Carolina Bar Association, Member (2006-present)

          Member, Real Property Section (2006-present) 

HONORS

New England College - Academic Achievement Scholarship for 1979

Participant Model United Nations - 1979

Phi Tau Beta - New England College Academic Honor Society - admitted after Junior year

Moot Court Board - Tulane University School of Law 1980-1982

Treasurer 1990-1991 and Chairman 1991-1992 - Louisiana State Bar Association - Consumer Protection, Lender Liability and Bankruptcy Section

Martindale-Hubbell AV Rating - 1996 -present

Marquis Who’s Who in American Law - listed in 10th, 11th, 12th, 14th, 15th, 16th and 17th    editions

Marquis Who’s Who in Finance and Industry - listed in 31st, 33rd, 34th, 35th and 36th editions

Marquis Who’s Who in America - listed in 54th, 55th, 56th, 57th, 59th, 62nd, 63rd, 64th and 66th editions

Marquis Who’s Who in the World - listed in 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th, 22nd, 23rd, 25th and 27th editions 

OTHER ACTIVITIES

Speaker and Author of Related Program Materials:

       National Business Institute - Foreclosure and Repossession - How to Do it Right (1987)

       CLE International, Inc. - Commercial Leases:  Remedies and Enforcement (1988)

       Professional Education Systems, Inc. - Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code in Louisiana                 (1989)

       Professional Education Systems, Inc. - An Update on Article 9 of the Uniform Commercial Code in Louisiana (1990)

      CLE International, Inc. - Commercial Leases:  Remedies and Enforcement (1990)

      National Business Institute - Commercial Lending in Louisiana (1995)

      National Business Institute - Commercial Lending in Louisiana (1997)

      National Business Institute - Major Land Use Law (1997)

      National Business Institute - Land Use Planning and Eminent Domain in Louisiana (1998)

      CLE International, Inc. - Music and Business Conference (1998)

      National Business Institute - Major Land Use Law (1999)

      CLE International, Inc. - Music and Business Conference (1999)

      National Business Institute - Copyright Law for the Digital Age in Louisiana (2000)

      Lorman Education Services - Partnerships, LLCs & LLPs; Organization and Operation (2000)

      Lorman Education Services - Partnerships, LLCs & LLPs; Organization and Operation (2001)

      National Business Institute - Land Use: Current Issues in Subdivision Annexation and Zoning Law in Louisiana      (2002)

      Lorman Education Services - Partnerships, LLCs & LLPs; Organization and Operation (2002)

      Lorman Education Services - Partnerships, LLCs & LLPs; Organization and Operation (2003)

      Lorman Education Services - Law of Easements: Legal Issues and Practical Considerations                             (2003)

      National Business Institute - Keys to Success in a Real Estate Transaction in Louisiana (Sept. 2004) 

Appointed by Louisiana Supreme Court as Assistant Bar Exam Examiner for Code I (2004 - 2009)

Appointed by Executive Director of New Orleans City Planning Commission to Advisory Committee on   Amendments to Comprehensive Zoning Ordinance for the City of New Orleans (1996)

Member (1980) - Board of Directors of Golden Retriever Club of Greater New Orleans, Inc.

Member (1997-2004) - Board of Directors of Burtheville Community Association, Inc.

Member (2006 and 2007) – Board of Directors of Village View Community Property Owners Association

Member (May 2011 – present) –Board of Directors PAWS: Placing Animals Within Society (Bryson City)

Articles:

    “Music in Multimedia”, Multimedia and Technology Licensing Law Report (Featured two part Article published in March and April, 1999 issues)

    Recent Developments in the Law - Section on Consumer Law, Louisiana Bar Journal (various issues) 

PRINCIPAL AREAS OF PRACTICE

      Commercial and Residential Real Estate and Land-Use Law, Secured Lending, Business and Commercial Law, Corporate Law, Contract Law, Transactional Law, Wills and Estates