Profile

Craig Miller

Simeone & Miller, LLP
1130 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 350
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 628-3050
www.simeonemiller.com


Partner
Mr. Miller manages Simeone & Miller's litigation division. Mr. Miller has appeared on the nationally broadcasted "The Sam Donaldson Radio Show - Live in America" as well as on the nationally syndicated "The BQ View." His cases have been the subject of stories in The Washington Post and the local news. He has also been invited to appear on "The Dr. Phil Show" and "The John Walsh Show." He is an AV Preeminent Rated Attorney (5.0 out of 5.0), the highest rating from Martindale-Hubbell for legal skill and ethics. In addition, he was chosen in 2012 as a SuperLawyer for Washington, DC and has achieved a 10.0 Superb rating (highest possible rating) with Avvo.com.
Mr. Miller serves on the Board of Governors for the District of Columbia Trial Lawyers Association where he is the Co-Chair of the Membership Committee.  He is a member of both the Multi-Million Dollar and Million Dollar Advocates forums, organizations whose membership is limited to attorneys who have recovered $1,000,000.00 or $2,000,000.00 or more, respectivley, in a single case
Craig Miller is most proud of his volunteer work on behalf of the family of a man who died at the Pentagon on September 11th, 2001. As part of the Trial Lawyers Care program, he successfully represented the family on a pro bono basis. Mr. Miller applied for compensation from the Victim's Compensation Fund on the family's behalf, coordinated an expert review to estabilish economic damages, and at the hearing he he obtained proper compensation for the family's loss.
Mr. Miller has served as lead trial counsel on a variety of sophisticated and controversial matters, including cases in which he is specially retained by other law firms for litigation purposes.  His practice focuses on complex litigation in catastrophic injury cases including medical malpractice, class actions, nursing home abuse, auto accidents, premises liability, and products liability. He is a member of the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia trial lawyers associations and is admitted to practice law in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia. In addition, he is admitted to the United States District Courts for the District of Columbia and the Eastern District of Virginia, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit.
Mr. Miller maintains an active trial practice in Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. He has litigated approximately thousands of cases and has served as lead trial counsel in nearly 100 jury trials, involving medical malpractice, products liability, premises liability, and auto accidents. Mr. Miller has litigated cases involving death, paralysis, traumatic brain injury, birth injuries, cancer, amputation, vertebral fracture, disc herniation, and other serious personal injuries in approximately 30 counties throughout Maryland, Virginia, and the District of Columbia. In the process, he has obtained millions of dollars in verdicts and settlements on behalf of his clients.
Prior to co-founding Simeone & Miller, Mr. Miller was the Senior Associate at Cohen & Cohen, P.C., where he was honored as Cohen & Cohen's Trial Lawyer of the Year in 2000. While there, Mr. Miller oversaw the firm's litigation training program for instructing junior attorneys in trial skills, discovery tactics, and negotiation strategies. He also at one time managed the firm's Pre-litigation Department.
Mr. Miller is a 1997 graduate of The George Washington University School of Law. During law school, Mr. Miller wrote for The Advocate, the student newspaper. He was also a member of the Trial Court Board and the Student Bar Association. In 1994, Mr. Miller received a Bachelor of Arts, with honors, in Mathematics and Political Science from Indiana University at Bloomington.