PRLog - May 10, 2013 - GULFPORT, Miss. -- Mississippi Criminal Defense Attorney Keith Miller has officially started his new position as interim judge for the city of Moss Point, Miss. The lawyer, of Miller & Miller PLLC, was named to the position after the former city judge stepped down from her post with the vacancy taking effect immediately. The judgeship transition was reported on by The Mississippi Press.
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According to the May 3 news article, Attorney Miller started his new position by changing a few procedures. He rescheduled various trials for June 22 and made 9 a.m. a new court session start time. Mr. Miller did this in an effort to provide additional time for local residents to arrive to court, as well as additional time for him and court personnel to prepare for the cases that would be handled. While the attorney is currently serving in this position on an interim basis, he has stated that he plans to apply for the permanent position.
Attorney Miller is a partner with his brother at Miller & Miller PLLC, which is located in Pascagoula, Miss. The skilled legal professional has handled both sides of criminal law, as he has previous experience as a prosecutor. The lawyer was elected and served as a District Attorney for multiple Mississippi counties, including George, Greene and Jackson counties. He has also held the roles of Special Assistant Attorney General, Assistant District Attorney and City Prosecutor for various counties within the state. These positions gave Attorney Miller the opportunity to handle hundreds of cases as a prosecutor.
As the lawyer’s legal career progressed, he was able to use what he learned as a prosecutor and apply it to his practice as a criminal defense attorney. This has given Mr. Miller a considerable advantage in providing stronger lines of defense for his criminal defense clients. Mr. Miller is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and the National College for DUI Defense. He has been asked to serve as a speaker on topics related to criminal defense and DUI defense.
Miller and Miller, PLLC is a law firm located in Mississippi that focuses exclusively on helping those in need of legal assistance to defend themselves against criminal charges of any kind. By working closely with their clients and consistently protecting their rights with aggressive and creative litigation, the law firm has carved a reputation of success. Run by brothers for more than five years, the firm’s attorneys have more than 32 years of combined legal experience. They are a small firm, but have the prowess and ability to help their clients with the skill of a large entity. If you are in need of hard-hitting, tenacious legal guidance, don’t hesitate, contact them today. For more information, please visit http://www.mississippidefensefirm.com.