Kansas City Business Attorney | Swanson Bernard

John J. Miller

 

John J. Miller

Of Counsel

Prior to joining the firm in 2006, John served a variety of reputable law firms including Stinson, Mag & Fizzell and Nygaard & Miller. He even served as a Federal District Court law clerk for the Honorable Joseph E. Stevens, Jr. from 1984-86. John then went on to form the Law office of John J. Miller, P.C. in 1996, where he practiced until joining the firm.

John has represented hundreds of clients in securities, commercial, insurance defense and employment trial or arbitration. He has been selected as a Missouri “Super Lawyer” on multiple occasions. John has been selected for inclusion in the Best Lawyers in America since 2012, and he has been named Lawyer of the Year in the Kansas City area for securities litigation.

Practice Areas

Admissions

  • Missouri

  • Kansas

  • U.S. District Court of Western Missouri

  • U.S. District Court of Eastern Missouri

  • U.S. District Court of Kansas 

  • U.S. Court of Appeals–8th Circuit

  • U.S. Court of Appeals–10th Circuit

Professional Affiliations

  • The Missouri Bar

  • The Kansas Bar Association

  • The Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association

  • Arbitrator for the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority

Honors and Awards

  • Congregational Leadership Award, Communities Creating Opportunity in Kansas City, 2013

  • Spirit Award, Communities Creating Opportunity in Kansas City, 2014

  • Best Lawyers in America since 2012

  • Lawyer of the Year in the Kansas City area

  • Missouri/Kansas Super Lawyer

Education

  • J.D., University of Missouri – Columbia, 1984

  • Editor-in-Chief, University of Missouri Law Review, 1983-1984

  • B.A., University of Missouri – Columbia, 1981