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Richard J. Miller, Jr. Elected Fellow of the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel
December 04, 2013
RICHARD J. MILLER, JR.
ELECTED FELLOW OF THE AMERICAN COLLEGE OF TRUST AND ESTATE COUNSEL
Richard J. Miller, Jr., Managing Partner of Morris & McVeigh LLP, one of the oldest law firms in New York State, has been elected a Fellow in the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel (ACTEC). He is one of 56 newly elected Fellows in the United States.
Mr. Miller is a graduate of Williams College, Albany Law School and New York University School of Law. Mr. Miller has been recognized as one of the top tax trust and estate practitioners in New York and has been selected in The Best Lawyers in America since 2009. He is a member of many bar associations and committees, including the Surrogate’s Court Advisory Committee and the Judicial Screening Committee for the Third Department. He is also the President of the Metropolitan Opera Guild and an Advisory Director of the Metropolitan Opera.
Established in 1949, the American College of Trust and Estate Counsel is a non-profit association of 2,600 trust and estate lawyers peer-elected to membership based upon substantial contributions to the field of trusts and estates law. ACTEC offers technical comments about the law and its effective administration but does not take positions on matters of policy or political objectives.
Morris & McVeigh LLP maintains offices located in both New York City and Albany.