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Meet the U.S. Attorney

U.S. Attorney Eric S. Miller

Eric Miller was sworn in as the United States Attorney for the District of Vermont in June 2015, after being nominated by President Barack Obama and unanimously confirmed by the United States Senate.  Prior to beginning work as United States Attorney, Mr. Miller was in private practice at Sheehey Furlong & Behm in Burlington, Vermont, and O'Melveny & Meyers in San Francisco, California.  During his nearly 20 years in private practice, Mr. Miller litigated a wide range of complex criminal and civil matters before federal and state courts and administrative bodies.  He specialized in trying complicated cases to verdict and handling appeals to the Vermont Supreme Court and the Second Circuit Court of Appeals.  Miller clerked for the Honorable Steven McAuliffe of the United States District Court for the District of New Hampshire and the Honorable Fred Parker of the United States Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. He is a graduate of Yale Law School and Duke University.

Mr. Miller has been deeply involved in Vermont's civic life and legal community, previously serving on numerous non-profit boards and court-related committees.  As United States Attorney, he represents the interests of Vermont's law enforcement community on several workings groups of the Attorney General's Advisory Committee.

Updated July 24, 2015