Fort Myers, DC, August 18, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- The law firm of Henderson, Franklin, Starnes & Holt, P.A., is pleased to announce that at the recent Annual Meeting of the Florida Defense Lawyers Association (FDLA), Fort Myers Litigation Attorney John Miller received the James A. Dixon Young Lawyer of the Year Award. The award is given annually to a young lawyer who exceeds the standards of excellence, dedication and commitment to the FDLA and its goals.
Miller is an associate in the firm’s Tort & Insurance Litigation division. He focuses his practice in municipal and governmental liability defense and professional negligence defense. Miller also speaks and writes frequently before public and private associations on matters of social media and technology in litigation. He currently serves as co-chair of the Social Networking Committee of the Florida Defense Lawyers Association, Treasurer of the Young Lawyers Division of the Lee County Bar Association and is a member of the Defense Research Institute. Miller also serves on the Child Care Center of Southwest Florida Board of Directors. Before becoming a lawyer, he started his career a math teacher for Fort Myers High School.
Miller received his undergraduate degree from the University of Florida (2004) and his law degree from Stetson University College of Law, cum laude (2008).
Henderson Franklin is one of the largest law firms between Tampa and Miami with 55 attorneys practicing in the areas of business and tax planning, estate planning and administration, family law, land use and environmental law, commercial and civil litigation, eminent domain, workers' compensation, immigration law, employment law and real estate. One of the state's oldest firms, Henderson Franklin was founded in Fort Myers in 1924 and currently operates offices in Fort Myers, Bonita Springs and Sanibel Island. For more information on Miller or Henderson Franklin, please visit www.henlaw.com. Miller can be reached at 239.344.1310 or via email at email@example.com.