J. David Miller

J. David Miller

Partner
Location:
Kingsport, Tennessee
Phone:
423-398-6841
Fax:
423-246-9282
Email:
Attorney David Miller was born on July 3, 1959 in Kingsport, Tennessee. David has been practicing law in his hometown for 31 years and handles a variety of cases involving serious injury or death. He focuses on cases involving truck accidents, auto accidents and motorcycle accidents. David represents his clients during negotiation, trial and the appeals process in both state and federal courts. He has been a Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist since 1997, has been selected as one of the Top 100 Lawyers in the state of Tennessee, selected in the Nation's Top 1% of attorneys and has been recognized by Superlawyers. He is an Eagle Scout. Past member of the Eagle Scout Board of Review for more than 20 years and is legal counsel for the Spinal Health Foundation. David lives in Kingsport with his wife Linda and has two grown children.

Areas of Practice

  • Truck and Auto Accidents
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Defective Medical Devices
  • Pharmaceutical Drugs
  • Asbestos Mesothelioma Cases

Litigation Percentage

  • 95% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Certified Legal Specialties

  • Board Certified Civil Trial Specialist
  • Civil Trial Specialist, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 1997
  • Civil Pre-Trial Advocacy, National Board of Trial Advocacy, 2012

Bar Admissions

  • Tennessee, 1985
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of Tennessee, 1986
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1992
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 6th Circuit, 1993
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 1994

Education

  • Cumberland School of Law, Samford University, Birmingham, Alabama
    • J.D. - 1985
  • East Tennessee State University, Johnson City, Tennessee
    • B.A. - 1981
    • Honors: With Honors

Honors and Awards

  • Recognized by SuperLawyers® Magazine, 2006 - 2017
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers in Tennessee
  • Life Member, Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • America's Top 100 Attorneys Lifetime Achievement, 2016

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • American Association for Justice
  • American Bar Association
  • Kingsport Bar Association, Member, 1985 - 2017
  • National Trial Lawyers
  • Tennessee Trial Lawyers' Association, Board of Governors, 1995 - 1999
  • Tennessee Bar Association, Member, 1985 - 2017
  • Tennessee Trial Lawyers' Association, 1985 - Present

Pro Bono Activities

  • Kingsport Lifesaving Crew, Board of Directors

Languages

  • English