Bar Admissions: Illinois; Indiana; Texas; U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois; U.S. District Court, Southern District of Illinois; U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh Circuit
Practice Groups: Toxic/Mass Tort; Product Liability; Environmental
Education: Arizona State University, B.S. with honors, 1991; Chicago-Kent College of Law, JD, 1995
Memberships: Chicago Bar Association; The Claims & Litigation Management Alliance (CLM); Defense Research Institute (DRI); Illinois State Bar Association; Women’s Bar Association of Illinois
Jackie W. Miller, a partner in Foley & Mansfield’s Chicago office, is an experienced litigator and part of the Toxic and Mass Tort Litigation practice group primarily focusing upon asbestos litigation and general environmental matters. She has twenty years experience defending, strategizing and supervising complex litigation. Her vast litigation experience includes acting as National, Regional and local counsel for numerous product manufacturers, contractors, distributors and premises defendants in Illinois as well as across the country, and coordinating the product liability defense of various clients in several states including Illinois, St. Louis, Missouri, Texas, California, Delaware, Hawaii, Alabama, New York, Wisconsin, Indiana and more.
Jackie assists clients with pre-trial, resolution and post-trial plans. She formulates both local and global strategies for all facets of litigation. In her capacity she has successfully defended and managed thousands of claims brought against manufacturers of a variety of different products. She is committed to and has a long standing history of favorable client relationships.
Her background includes defending clients against a range of complex claims involving personal injury, product liability, premises liability, insurance defense litigation and civil rights matters.
Jackie was also a professor at Harper College where she taught Environmental Law from 2001 to 2005.
IN THE NEWS
Foley & Mansfield is pleased to announce the election of seven partners to the Firm’s Equity Partnership, and the addition of eight attorneys to its Partnership.
Jackie W. Miller and Meredith S. Hudgens have joined Foley & Mansfield's Chicago office as partners. Both come from the Chicago-based firm of O'Connell, Tivin, Miller & Burns.