Emily W. Miller

Emily W. Miller

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Associate

  • Thompson & Knight LLP
    811 Main Street
    Suite 2500
    Houston, TX 77002-6129 USA
    713.653.8641
    832.397.8026
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Emily Miller focuses her practice on federal and state trial actions and dispute resolution involving financial institutions, energy, and general business and commercial litigation.  Emily represents clients in matters involving complex business disputes, including contracts, fraud, negligence, trade secret protection, fiduciary duty, and corporate governance.

Experience

  • Assisted in representing plaintiff in copyright, trade secret, and trade mark litigation involving oil and gas pipe support products in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • Represented offshore drilling company in state court litigation involving breach of contract claim
  • Represented bankruptcy trustee in seeking declaratory judgment as to the powers and rights of the trustee to distribute property of the bankruptcy estate in United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • Represented bankruptcy trustee in turnover action in United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas, securing judgment in favor of Trustee
  • Represented individual in insurance claim dispute in United States Bankruptcy Court for the Southern District of Texas
  • Represented former lessor of oil and gas lease in state court litigation involving claims arising out of assignment of rights under lease
  • Represented offshore drilling company in litigation related to dispute of proposed $27 million transaction in the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas

Prior Experience

  • Judicial Intern, Honorable Martin Hoffman, 68th District Court, Dallas, Texas, 2009

Distinctions/Honors

  • Texas Rising Stars® by Thomson Reuters (Business Litigation); 2016-2018

Activities (Memberships/Affiliations)

  • Member, State Bar of Texas
  • Fellow, Texas Bar Foundation
  • Member, Houston Young Lawyers Association
  • Member, Association of Women Attorneys