Hendersonville, TN 37075
Timothy L. Miles, who has been leading the fight to protect shareholder rights for over 18 years, is a nationally recognized securities class action and shareholder rights attorney from Hendersonville, Tennessee. Mr. Miles received a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee in 1993 and his J.D. from the Nashville School of Law in May 2001, graduating third in his class, and was made a member of the Honorable Society of Cooper’s Inn which is reserved for students graduating in the top ten percent of their class. He is admitted to practice before the Tennessee Supreme Court; the United States District Court for the Western, Middle and Eastern Districts of Tennessee and the District of Colorado; and the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. He is a member of the Tennessee Bar Association; National Trial Lawyers Association; and Harry Phillips American Inns of Court (Student Member 2000).
Mr. Miles has dedicated his career to representing shareholders in complex class-action litigation. Whether serving as lead, co-lead, or liaison counsel, Mr. Miles has helped recover hundreds of millions of dollars for defrauded investors, shaped precedent-setting decisions, and delivered real corporate governance reforms. Judges and peers have repeatedly recognized Mr. Miles’ relentless advocacy for shareholders, as well as his unbendable ethical standards.
For example, Mr. Miles was recently selected as a 2019 Elite Lawyer of the South by Martindale-Hubbell and ALM and will be highlighted in a special section of the National Law Journal highlighting Elite Lawyers of the South. Mr. Miles has an AV® Preeminent™ Rating by Martindale-Hubble® in Securities Law, Litigation and Class Actions (2014-2019). Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Ratings™ is the gold standard in attorney ratings. The AV Rating is the highest possible rating given by LexisNexis Martindale-Hubbell Peer Review for a lawyer and is established on a peer-review basis. The AV Preeminent designation signifies that Mr. Miles has been rated by judges and fellow attorneys as having the highest possible rating for legal abilities and ethical standards. The rating is awarded to less than ten percent of all attorneys across the United States, and is the highest rating offered by the Martindale-Hubbell Law Directory.
Mr. Miles is also a member of the prestigious Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers: The National Trial Lawyers Association, which is by invitation only and is “extended to those attorneys who exemplify superior qualifications, trial results, and leadership in their respective state based upon objective and uniformly applied criteria.” The National Trial Lawyers Association explained the significance of this honor: “With the selection of Timothy L. Miles by The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100, [Mr.] Miles has shown that he exemplifies superior qualifications, leadership skills, and trial results as a trial lawyer. The selection process for this elite honor is based on a multi-phase process which includes peer nominations combined with third-party research.”
Mr. Miles' other recognitions include:
5 out of 5 stars
I have consulted and hired Mr. Miles over the last several years for legal services and advice. I have always found Mr. Miles to be very knowledgeable in the law and he is always responsive and has answered my questions to my satisfaction, even when he believed I did not have a valid case. I have...