Milbank Elects Litigator Atara Miller to Partnership
26 Jan, 2012
International law firm Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy LLP has announced that Atara Miller has been elected to partner in the Litigation & Arbitration Group. Ms. Miller’s practice focuses on federal and state court litigation of complex commercial matters, in addition to bankruptcy-related litigation. She has represented individual and corporate clients in a wide range of matters involving international law, securities law and corporate governance. In the financial restructuring sphere, Ms. Miller has defended individual lenders and lender groups against fraudulent transfer claims and has prosecuted fraudulent misrepresentation claims on behalf of secured lenders. Ms. Miller has spoken on numerous occasions about recent developments in fraudulent transfer actions, including serving on the 2010 panel of “Hot Topics in Bankruptcy Litigation” hosted by the New York City Bar Association.
Ms. Miller was a founding member of Milbank’s Women’s Affinity Group and has taken a leading role in the Milbank Women’s Initiative, which organizes events to strengthen the firm-wide network of women attorneys.
She is admitted to practice before the Bar of the State of New York, the Bar of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, and various federal district and appellate courts. She is also a member of the New York County Lawyers Association’s Arbitration and ADR Committee.
Ms. Miller obtained her Bachelor of Civil Law and Bachelor of Law degrees, with great distinction, from McGill University, Faculty of Law.