Maria Miller, Esq.
Maria Miller is experienced in litigation defense of general liability and complex casualty cases involving property damage claims and personal injury as a result of construction projects. Ms. Miller has a comprehensive background offering full expertise in construction and real estate law services, in areas from drafting and negotiating contracts, advising on insurance and bonds, compliance with government regulations and dispute resolution, up to litigation and trial.
Ms. Miller gained first-hand knowledge in construction industry as an in-house counsel for the largest crane construction company in NYC area where she handled construction matters such as drafting and negotiating construction contracts, breach of warranty and warranty claims, construction defects, payment disputes, abandonment of projects, construction phase disputes, mechanic’s liens, surety bonds and construction insurance, subrogation claims, DOB regulations with a focus on Crane & Derricks regulations, real estate disputes and other issues pertaining to developing commercial construction projects. Ms. Miller has appeared as a defense counsel in front of governmental agencies such as DOB, OATH, ECB, DOT, DOI, DOE, NY Division of Human Rights, Department of Labor, Workers Compensation hearings and FDNY hearings. Maria has participated in numerous site inspections and handled OSHA, DOT and DOI investigations, after construction site incidents.
Ms. Miller also obtained a certification from Harvard University, in Cybersecurity and Managing Risk in Information Age, being qualified to handle data breaches, ransomware attacks, handle Cyber incidents crisis response and ensure compliance with governmental agencies.
St. John’s University School of Law
Transylvania Business School
Professional and Community Activities:
Member, St. John’s Alumni Association, Nassau Chapter
Member, New York City Bar Association
Member, Construction Law Committee, New York City Bar Association