Miller Law Offices
About the Miller Law Offices

U.S. News and World Report has ranked the firm as a 2014 Best Law Firm in the Immigration Law Specialty.

The American Immigration Lawyers Association has honored the firms partners, Charles and Terri Senesac Miller, with the Jack Wasserman Memorial Award for excellence in litigation in the field of immigration law. The husband-wife partners are both mentioned favorably in Best Lawyers in America.

The Miller Law Offices is an AV rated law firm by the Martindale-Hubbell Legal Directory. An AV rating represents the highest of the legal ability and general ethical standards ratings given to law firms in the United States.

Attorney Biographies

Charles M. Miller formerly served as General Attorney for the Immigration and Naturalization Service.  He later entered private practice and founded the Miller Law Offices in 1979.  

Mr. Miller helped to establish immigration law as a field of legal specialization for the California State Bar, serving on the Specialty Advisory Commission as a member and chair.  He is a California State Bar Certified Specialist in Immigration Law.  

Charles M. Miller has been recognized in Super Lawyers, Corporate Counsel Edition, and The Best Lawyers in America (1991 to the present). He is ranked as Martindale-Hubbell AV Preeminent® (5.0) - AV Preeminent® is a lawyer's peer rating for the highest level of professional excellence.

Charles Miller co-authorsImmigration Law in the Workplace (Aspen Publishers) with Marcine Seid and S. Christopher Stowe, Jr., which provides guidance to U.S. companies concerning their immigration obligations and benefits for foreign employees. The co-authors also wrote the new best-selling book, Immigration Compliance Auditing for Lawyers (American Bar Association), the national, cutting edge immigration compliance auditing resource.  The book contains an authoritative analysis of the latest federal law and policy required for competent, independent and ethical immigration compliance auditing.

Charles Miller has served as the Chair of the Compliance Auditing Standards Task Force established by the American Immigration Lawyers Association to create model U.S. standards for the best practices and ethics for worksite enforcement compliance auditing under the Department of Homeland Security regulations and related employment laws.  Mr. Miller is co-director of  the 2013 Stanford Law School Immigration Compliance Symposium.

Terri Senesac Miller formerly served the legacy U.S. Immigration & Naturalization Service in Los Angeles, Boston, New York, Washington, D.C. and Manila, Philippines. She was honored by the Justice Department’s Special Achievement Award and the Outstanding Performance Award. While working for the firm, she attended the University of Southern California Law Center where she graduated with a Juris Doctor degree.

Ms. Miller  has been recognized as one of the nation's outstanding corporate immigration attorneys in Best Lawyers in America, Martindale-Hubbel's Bar Registry of Preeminent Lawyers and Southern California Superlawyers.

Terri Senesac Miller is a California State Bar Certified Immigration Law Specialist.


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