Justice Howard Miller has served for 12 years as a Justice on the Appellate Division of the Supreme Court, Second Department. For 23 years prior to that time, he served in many judicial capacities in New York State including Justice of the Supreme Court of the State of New York, Acting Surrogate, County Court Judge, and Family Court Judge in Rockland County. He has done mediations and arbitrations, privately and for NAM.
From 2010- present, he has served as a Special Referee for the Appellate Division, Second Department, Civil Appellate Management Program (CAMP), conferencing and mediating commercial, matrimonial, foreclosure and personal injury cases.
Justice Miller brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to Mintz & Gold’s litigation department.
Areas of Concentration:
2008 to 2010 – Appointed by Chief Judge Judith S. Kaye to Co-Chair the New York County Lawyers Association Task Force on the Family Court
2005 to 2010 – Appointed by Hon. A. Gail Prudenti as a member of The New York State Law Guardian Committee
2000 – 2003 – Appointed by Chief Judge Judith S. Kaye as Chair, New York State Continuing Legal Education Board for a three-year term
1994 – 1999 – Member, Office of Court Administration Committee on Matrimonial Practice
1993 – 1995 – Appointed by Chief Judge Judith S. Kaye to the “Committee on the Profession and the Courts.” The Committee published a report to the Chief Judge in November, 1995
1992 – 1998 – Chairman, Court Administration Gender Fairness Subcommittee, and Member of the Ninth Judicial District Gender Fairness Committee
1979 – 1983 – Member, Governors Carey and Cuomo Commissions on Domestic Violence
1975 – 1980 – Faculty Member, National Judicial College
Founder and Past Chairman, Orangetown Narcotics Guidance Council Former President, Rockland County Council, Boy Scouts of America