Jake Miller represents consumer product manufacturers, energy companies, and financial institutions in complex commercial litigation, with an emphasis on consumer class actions, product liability litigation, breach of contract disputes, and environmental litigation. Mr. Miller has drafted and argued dispositive motions, managed discovery teams, taken depositions, and prepared cases for mediation. In addition to his litigation experience at the firm, Mr. Miller spent six months as a prosecutor in the Los Angeles City Attorney's Office. During that time, he acted as lead trial counsel in jury trials involving expert and non-expert witnesses and also handled pretrial motions to suppress evidence, which involved presenting testimony from law enforcement officers, cross-examining defense witnesses, and oral argument. Mr. Miller also advises clients in developing and implementing brand protection strategies.
Mr. Miller graduated from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law, where he was named a Distinguished Advocate and member of the Moot Court Honors Program. Prior to joining the firm, he was an extern for Justice Laurence D. Rubin of the California Court of Appeal.
- Pharmaceutical manufacturer in multidistrict litigation regarding FDA-approved prescription opioid medications.
- Consumer products company in putative class action involving claims under California's unfair competition law arising from allegedly deceptive product names.
- Energy company in consumer class action asserting claims arising from allegedly defective solar panels.
- Computer hardware manufacturer in toxic tort litigation.
- National bank in breach of contract dispute.
- Energy company in environmental contamination action.
- JD, University of California, Los Angeles School of Law, 2010
- BA, Political Science, University of Southern California, 2007, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa
- BS, University of Southern California, 2007, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa