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Education
  • Boston University School of Law, J.D., Dean’s Scholar (Full Tuition Merit Scholarship Recipient), Note Editor Public Interest Law Journal
  • University of Houston, B.A., Political Science and History, Summa Cum Laude, Honors College, National Merit Scholar (Full Merit Scholarship Recipient)
Bar Admissions
  • Texas, 2010
  • United States District Court Eastern and Southern Districts of Texas
  • United States Court of Appeals  Fifth Circuit
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Allison R. Miller
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Associate
amiller@thompsoncoe.com
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Houston
One Riverway
Suite 1400
Houston, Texas 77056
713-403-8290 direct  |  713-403-8299 fax
Assistant:
Sandra Hernandez
713-403-8386 direct
shernandez@thompsoncoe.com
Overview

Allison R. Miller is a trial attorney focused on defending lawsuits filed against companies and individuals. She has experience in a wide variety of claims including construction defect, wrongful death, personal injury, premises liability, dram shop, defamation/slander, product defects and insurance defense. Allison has prior litigation experience as a plaintiff’s personal injury attorney.

 
Representative Experience
  • Represented family owned trucking company and driver as part of trial team in auto fatality case involving allegations of gross negligence.
  • Represented construction subcontractor in multi-party arbitration.
  • Represented insurance company client before the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals.
  • Obtained dismissal of claims against insurance agent accused of defamation.
  • Obtained summary judgment of gross negligence claims in multiple lawsuits.
  • Defended Fortune 500 Company in premises liability actions across east Texas.
  • Obtained verdict in excess of $1,000,000.00 as part of trial team on behalf of the plaintiff.
  • Obtained dismissal of claims against client accused of negligence in a worker’s compensation non-subscriber case following an incident in which an employee sustained severe injuries, including severe burns, at the workplace.
 
Professional and Community Activities
  • Houston Bar Association
  • Houston Young Lawyers Association (Arts & Entertainment Committee 2012-2015)
  • Ability Grants (Board Member 2015-present)
  • Adjunct Professor, University of Houston Law Center, Depositions Course  (Summer 2017)