- University of Mississippi, J.D., 2001
- University of Mississippi, B.S., 1997
- Georgia, 2001
- U.S. District Court- Northern and Middle District Courts of Georgia
- Georgia State and Superior Courts; Georgia Court of Appeals; Georgia Supreme Court
- Atlanta Bar Association
- DeKalb Bar Association
Defense Verdict in Medical Malpractice Wrongful Death Case6/15/2023
State Court of Fulton County trucking accident case
Heather Miller and Andrew Bagley tried an admitted-liability trucking accident case in the State Court of Fulton County. After deliberation, the jury returned a verdict that was significantly less than the Plaintiff’s final demand
Directed verdict for property management company
Heather Miller represented a property management company at trial in a lawsuit by a tenant for mold exposure in the State Court of Clayton County. Ms. Miller obtained a directed verdict for management company during trial.
Summary judgment in subrogation case
Heather Miller represented a sub-contractor client in a subrogation action in a case pending in Gilmer County Superior Court.
Summary judgment in Chatham County
Heather Miller and Andrew Bagley obtained summary judgment in Chatham County in a premises liability lawsuit on behalf of a client, a nationwide recycling company. The Court found that the Plaintiff assumed the risk of his actions, which warranted summary adjudication.
Defense verdict for neonatologist
Represented a neonatologist in a jury trial in Fulton County. The physician was sued for medical negligence alleging that there was a breach of the standard of care. Plaintiff contended that physician failed to properly care for a baby born with respiratory distress syndrome and demanded $30 million at trial. Jury found in favor of the Defendant physician, and a defense verdict was entered.
Defense verdict for urogynecologist
Dan McGrew and Heather Miller represented a Urogynecologist who was sued for performing a hysterectomy and sacrocolpopexy that Plaintiff claimed were not medically indicated. Several other Defendants were involved. The Jury found in favor of all Defendant physicians.
Defense verdict for two hematologists
Heather Miller and Dan McGrew represented two Hematologists who were sued for allegedly failing to properly manage Plaintiff’s Coumadin levels. The Jury found in favor of both Hematologists and a defense verdict was entered.
Defense verdict for OB/GYN
Heather Miller and Dan McGrew represented an OB/GYN physician who was sued for allegedly improperly performing a laparoscopic hysterectomy in a medical malpractice suit filed in the State Court of Fulton County in March, 2016. Jury returned a verdict for the Defendant physician.
Defense verdict for cardiologist
Heather Miller obtained a Dismissal for a client, a cardiologist, in the Superior Court of Cherokee County. On behalf of the physician, it was argued that Plaintiff’s alleged battery claim was actually a medical malpractice claim, requiring an expert affidavit, pursuant to O.C.G.A. § 9-11-9.1. As Plaintiff failed to obtain an expert, and the statute of limitations had expired, the Court agreed and granted the Dismissal.