Lawyer profile for USA 2021
Chambers Research is conducted by 200 Research Analysts, across 200 jurisdictions and provides nearly 6,000 rankings tables. Annually we collect hundreds of thousands of responses from clients, the majority via in-depth interview. Learn more about our methodology.
Environment - Oregon
"Max is a very levelheaded individual who is an exceptional listener and has the capability to ask that 'one question'."
This content is provided by Max M Miller Jr
Max is a partner in the firm’s Environmental & Natural Resources practice group. He provides both transactional counsel and litigation representation. Tapping into his deep knowledge of environmental, natural resources, energy and land-use law, Max helps businesses resolve disputes regarding federal, state and local regulations. His clients represent a broad range of industries including manufacturing, renewable energy, real estate development, petroleum, auto, forestry, and forest products. Max regularly works with regulatory agencies in several states to address complex hazardous waste and air and water pollution matters.
Max's practice background includes:
Purchase, sale, remediation, and repurposing of environmentally impacted industrial properties;
Environmental agency claims, agency enforced remedial and removal actions under Superfund and RCRA and voluntary clean ups;
Private cost recovery lawsuits and citizen suits;
Max is an active and engaged member of the Portland community.
Faithful Friends PDX
2017-Present, Board Member
1000 Friends of Oregon
Past Cooperating Attorney
The Right Brain Initiative
2009-2015, Governing Committee
2011-2013, Chair, Development Committee
City of Portland
2011-2013, Mayor's Economic Cabinet
Regional Arts and Cultural Council
2009-2015, Board Member, Secretary, Vice Chair, Nominating Committee
J.D., Lewis & Clark Law School, 1983, B.A., Pitzer College, 1979