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The Miller Method – Effective Focus Groups On A Budget

Focus Groups: Why don’t lawyers do focus groups?   As a Trial Lawyer/Consultant, lecturer and author on this subject, I have heard all the reasons. They are too expensive; I know what my winning arguments are; I know my case; I don’t need to know what jurors think; I already know what jurors think. Really? Read More

Avoid Rabbit Trails When Taking A Deposition

Deposition Practice: Stay On Topic Avoid Rabbit Trails As a Nashville personal injury lawyer and Trial Consultant I have used my years of experience in a courtroom to create “The Miller Method” for trial preparation used by the best law firms in the country to help them with their most important cases. Today’s topic will Read More

Experienced Trial Consultant: The Miller Method To Exhausting The Deposition Witness’s Memory, Knowledge And Opinion

As an experienced Trial Consultant, personal injury trial lawyer and the Author of several books on important aspects of civil litigation I have come to understand the absolute importance of the deposition in prevailing on your claim. An experienced trial consultant can help you early on in your case structure your deposition with the goal Read More

Motorcycle Fatalities Data Forecast For Tennessee Shows A Decline for 2017

Motorcycle Fatalities Show a Decline For 2017 Preliminary data from the Governors Highway Safety Association (GHSA) on motorcycle fatalities from 2017 shows that nationwide motorcycle fatalities are down 5.6%. Motorcycle fatalities in Tennessee are down an incredible and surprising 9.7%. As a Nashville motorcycle accident lawyer I’ll have to say I was surprised and pleased Read More

Children Die In Preventible Power Mower Accidents

Power Mower Accidents Preventible As a Nashville personal injury lawyer for three decades I have seen thousands of photos and reports of deaths, horrible gut wrenching brutality, but never have I been so absolutely disgusted as I am when I have seen the results of a power mower accidents on the body of a small Read More

“The Miller Method”, Trial Consultant Used By The Best Law Firms In The Country on their most important cases

Is A Trial Consultant The Right Move For You? Having been retained as a trial consultant by personal injury law firms around the country, I have learned to look at each case through a wide lens and design an individually tailored approach to meet my client’s needs. Today I’d like to focus on depositions. I Read More

FDA Recalls Baby Teething Products

Critical Notice To Parents and Grandparents From: Attorney Phillip H. Miller To Parents, Grandparents and Daycare Workers Date: May 23, 2018   Re: Baby OTC Teething Products According to the FDA, “Benzocaine—a local anesthetic—is the active ingredient in several OTC teething products such as Anbesol, Baby Orajel, Cepacol, Chloraseptic, Hurricaine, Orabase, Orajel, and Topex. These Read More

Check Your Airbags – Twenty Six Million Deadly Airbags Still In Use

Twenty Six Million Faulty Takata Airbags Still In Use I often Blog about safety recalls that can cause automobile accidents that lead to injury and death and I want you to pay particular attention to this one. Unless you have been living in a cave for the last ten years you have surely heard of the Read More

Power Mower Deaths And Serious Injuries Are Preventible

Child v. Power Mower Power mower deaths and injuries do not have to happen. For the last ten days or so I have carried around a small, now rumpled, news piece about the power mower death of a small child, about three years old. During the investigation the police developed two diametrically opposed stories. Family, Read More

Automobile Safety Recalls Dominate Headlines

New Automobile Safety Recalls Do you drive, or have clients who have been injured in an accident involving a 2018 Ford F-150 pickup truck or a 2018 Ford Expedition?   Are you driving a 2018 Toyota Tundra and Sequoia, or the 2018 Hyundai Santa Fe and Santa Fe Sport, I advise you to read this piece Read More

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