CHICAGO, Il. – Christopher T. Miller, Managing Partner of Kelley Kronenberg’s Chicago office, was selected to the 2017 Illinois Super Lawyers list. Super Lawyers® is a prestigious rating service that recognizes outstanding lawyers from more than 70 practice areas who have attained peer recognition and professional achievement. From 2010 to 2012, Mr. Miller was included on Super Lawyer’s list of Illinois Rising Stars. He has been named to the Illinois Super Lawyers list every year since 2014, and was selected for inclusion on the Top 100: 2016 Illinois Super Lawyers list.
The annual selections are made using a multi-phased process, which includes a statewide survey of lawyers, an independent research evaluation of candidates, and peer reviews by practice area. Only five percent of lawyers in Illinois receive this distinction.
Mr. Miller is an accomplished trial attorney who has handled multi-million dollar Construction and Products Liability cases. Additionally, he handles matters involving Retail, Commercial Litigation, Public Entity, Municipality/Governmental Liability, and Workers’ Compensation. His background includes significant experience defending injury claims involving traumatic brain injuries (TBI), wrongful death, burn injuries, cervical and lumbar spine injuries, and catastrophic property damages.
Mr. Miller is a published author and contributor in numerous periodicals and bar association publications, including: the Illinois Trial Lawyers Association, Chicago Bar Association’s Young Lawyers Section, Illinois Institute for Continuing Legal Education, UR Chicago, Chicago Tribune Red Eye and the Associated Press. He is also on the Board of Directors of the Hispanic American Construction Industry Association (HACIA), and a member of The Claims and Litigation Management Alliance (CLM), the Chicago Bar Association and the Illinois State Bar Association.
Before beginning his legal career, Mr. Miller was the host of “Local 101,” a radio show on Q101. His on-air moniker was “Chris Payne.” He has also served as a Grammy Committee Member for the Chicago Chapter of the Recording Academy.
Mr. Miller is licensed to practice law in Illinois’ state and federal courts. He earned his law degree from DePaul University College of Law and his Bachelor of Arts degree from Loyola University Chicago.