Attorneys
Lance Miller

Lance R. Miller

Member
Email:lmiller@mwlaw.com
Phone:(501) 688.8855
Locations: Little Rock, Jonesboro
Bar Admissions: Arkansas

Lance Miller is a trial lawyer focusing on complex financial disputes. Lance has tried dozens of cases before state, federal, and bankruptcy courts and arbitration tribunals. Lance is the leader of the firm’s litigation practice and works with clients on matters of arbitration, banking issues, bankruptcy litigation, breach of contract matters, business litigation, construction/ mechanics lien issues, defaulted bond issues, estate and trust matters, farm mediation, foreclosure and repossession litigation in both state and federal courts, lender liability litigation, real estate matters, and UCC litigation.

Experience

With over 30 years of experience, Lance has worked with clients of all sizes to enforce commercial loan and lease remedies and defend against claims of lender liability. Lance’s experience spans credit facilities, ranging from commercial real estate financing to equipment leasing to asset-based lending.  

Lance represents creditors in bankruptcy court and has enforced commercial loan remedies in numerous jurisdictions. Lance has represented a variety of interests, including buyers and sellers of property and businesses, financial institutions, insurance companies, unsecured creditors, creditor committees, trustees, lessors, corporate debtors and individual debtors in large, non-consumer bankruptcies. In addition, he prosecutes and defends commercial contract litigation, foreclosure and replevin proceedings.

Education

  • University of Arkansas at Little Rock, William H. Bowen School of Law J.D. (1985)
  • Arkansas State University B.A., cum laude (1982)

Professional Recognition

  • Chambers USA: Ranked in General Commercial Litigation in Arkansas (2017)
  • The Best Lawyers:  Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law, and Litigation - Bankruptcy, in Little Rock (2009-2018)
  • The Best Lawyers: Bet-the-Company-Litigation, in Little Rock (2014-2018)
  • The Best Lawyers: Bankruptcy and Creditor Debtor Rights / Insolvency and Reorganization Law "Lawyer of the Year" in Little Rock (2015)
  • The Best Lawyers: Litigation - Bankruptcy "Lawyer of the Year" in Little Rock (2014)
  • Mid South Super Lawyers (2006-2015)

Involvement

  • Former Member, Arkansas Bar Association Board of Governors and House of Delegates
  • Graduate, National Institute of Trial Advocacy negotiation skills program
  • One of Arkansas Institution of Continuing Legal Education’s top speakers, for topics of “Post Judgment Discovery/Locating Assets” and “Pursuing Debt Claims in Bankruptcy”, and Mechanics & Materialism Liens