AN AWARD WINNING AND NATIONAL
PLAINTIFFS’ PERSONAL INJURY LAW FIRM
Championing the Rights of the Underdog for Over 20 Years
WHY HIRE THE LAW OFFICES OF TIMOTHY L. MILES?
Mr. Miles has over 20 years of experience representing the interest of the underdog and learned from working with the legendary and top plaintiffs’ lawyers in the country, many of which are former judges and prosecutors, day-in and day-out. Mr. Miles has extensive litigation experience in personal injury, car accidents, workers compensation, class actions and mass torts. As noted, again this year Mr. Miles was recognized as one of the top plaintiffs attorneys in the country as well as a Top Ranked Lawyer; Top Rated Litigator; and an Elite Lawyer of The South while maintaining exclusive membership in the Top 100 Civil Trial Lawyers. Thus, Mr. Miles brings a wealth of experience to your case.
While other lawyers may have extensive knowledge of a couple areas, Mr. Miles is extremely knowledge in several practices as evidenced by his publication over twenty-five legal articles and the preparation and creation of over thirty presentations all dealing with various areas of the law. Indeed, as his fellow attorneys acknowledge, Mr. Miles is an excellent brief writer and well-versed in the law. Moreover, Mr. Miles has received numerous nationally prominent awards and recognitions for his legal ability and knowledge.
As our awards section demonstrates, Mr. Miles has been recognized for his legal ability, legal knowledge and high ethical standards in the numerous national recognitions and awards he has received over the years, including most recently learning he will be featured in the upcoming edition of The Top 100 Lawyers Magazine. For the last three rears, Mr. Miles has been named a Top Ranked Lawyer; Top Rated Litigator; and an Elite Lawyer of The South by Martindale-Hubbell® and ALM. Mr. Miles has also maintains the AV Preeminent Rating by Martindale-Hubbell® since 2014; is a member of the prestigious Top 100 Civil Plaintiff Trial Lawyers; has been named on of Americas Most Honored Attorneys – Top 1% the last two years. Finally, Mr. Miles also received the 2021 AVVO Choice Award as well as numerous other awards and recognizing for his legal ability.
We know that time is money and we take our commitment to efficiency very seriously. We deliver value by keeping our overhead low and by leveraging the best technology, including the latest document management software to allow us to collaborate seamlessly. We pass those savings onto our clients.
Mr. Miles has a stellar reputation in Nashville and across the county for his integrity and ethical standards. Mr. Miles is well-respected by his peers, including his adversaries as noted in our testimonials. Moreover, Mr. Miles reputation for his high ethical conduct is well-known to the judges he appears before. For the last five years, Mr. Miles has received the AV® Preeminent™ Attorney – Judicial Edition recognition. This recognition is particularly noteworthy as it is based in part on the confidential opinions of judges Mr. Miles has appeared before. That is the highest endorsement an attorney could hope to obtain.
Those who do not have the resources to fight back against big corporations who take advantage of them are precisely those who need the representation of a passionate lawyer the most. Mr.Miles recognizes this and is passionate about protecting the rights of underdogs. No one is more passionate than Mr. Miles in advocating for working people against the powerful and unjust.
Nobody is going to work harder for you than Timothy L. Miles. Mr. Miles is very passionate about representing and championing the rights of workers, injury victims, Veterans, Union Members, Military members and other hard-working individuals. You can rest assured no one is going to work your case harder than Mr. Miles.
TOP 100 LAWYERS MAGAZINE
AMERICAS MOST HONORED ATTORNEYS
AVVO TOP RATED LAWYER
AV PREEMINENT RATED
ELITE LAWYER OF THE SOUTH
TOP 100 TRIAL LAWYERS
TOP RATED ATTORNEYS IN TENNESSEE
TOP RATED ATTORNEY LITIGATION
TOP RANKED LITIGATOR
2021 AVVO CLIENTS’ CHOICE WINNER
I consulted with Mr. Miles over the last few years regarding a wide-range of potential legal issues ranging from employment to personal injury. Mr. Miles was very courteous and listened and took notes of everything I said. After getting back to me after doing some research, Mr. Miles thoroughly explained all the issues, the law and my options, and gave his opinion on the best thing for me do and I am glad I followed his sound advice. I would never hire another lawyer and highly endorse this law to anyone needing top-notch representation
Mr. Miles is an excellent and highly ethical lawyer. 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 spoken with numerous other lawyers over the years, and Mr. Miles is highly respected in the Nashville legal community, including defense attorneys, both for his ability and ethics.
Wouldn’t choose anyone else!
Tim is a great attorney, very hard working, experienced, knowledgeable and truly cares about his clients. I consulted Tim several times on some employment issues and was very pleased. He thoroughly researched the issues and took his time explaining the law to me and what possible recourses I had. He is courteous, gets back to you promptly and a very ethical lawyer. I would highly recommend Tim for anyone that is in need of an attorney.
I served as Mr. Miles local counsel in a very complex shareholder derivative action in which Mr. Miles served as lead counsel. Mr. Miles litigated the case from filing to settlement and successfully argued and won every motion before the Court in a case where the defendants were represented by multiple law firms including some of the most prominent defense firms in the country. Mr. Miles is extremely knowledgeable in complex class actions and shareholder derivative actions and is a very professional and ethical lawyer.
Tim learned his craft at the foot of one of the masters of Tennessee Jurisprudence, George Barrett. Anyone needing help in Tim’s practice areas would be well served in hiring him.
I have had the pleasure of working with Mr. Miles on a number of legal matters. He is a first rate attorney and brings consummate professionalism to all his cases.
I highly endorse this lawyer. Mr. Miles is one who explores the depth of a case when others may just scratch the surface. He puts his heart in his work and what more can one ask. Other attributes of Mr. Miles would be he is determined, methodical, meticulous, and conscientious.
RESPECTED BY ADVERSARIES
I have litigated against Tim in a number of cases and have found him to be an excellent attorney.
Tim is a great lawyer and is professional and easy to work with, even as an adversary.
Tim is a very able and fair lawyer to deal with and certainly merits a high Martindale rating on basis of ability and ethical integrity.
THE OPINIONS OF JUDGES
2001 AV Preeminent (Judicial Edition)
Mr. Miles’ biggest asset is his credibility with the court and the judges he appears before. While Martindale’s Peer Review Ratings have been trusted for decades because they are based on the opinions and feedback of fellow legal practitioners, the organization’s Special Judicial Edition Rating, which Mr. Miles received this year for the fifth year in a row, is an even higher honor. As Martindale notes, the prestigious Judicial Rating is its highest possible distinction, and is representative of the opinions of both a lawyer’s peers and members of the Judiciary.
Highest Possible Rating in Both Legal Ability & Ethical Standards
Reflecting the confidential opinions of members of the Bar and Judiciary
RESPECTED IN THE COMMUNITY
The Law Offices of Timothy L. Miles was honored to be asked by Sumner County Tennessee officials to be featured as a prominent business in the community on the its website for use in its promotional campaign to bring more businesses to Sumner County. Only one other law firm in the county was selected for inclusion.
OUR MISSION, VISION AND CORE VALUES
The Law Offices of Timothy L. Miles is committed to creating and sustaining an environment of positive energy, hard work, and the pursuit of excellence while providing our clients with creative legal solutions, excellent legal representation and a dedication to quality customer service.
Our vision is to serve working people as a premier plaintiffs’ personal injury firm and advocate on their behalf against the powerful and unjust.
The Law Offices of Timothy L. Miles is built on the following set of core values which have shaped our success as an award winning plaintiffs’ firm and the success of our clients.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
How are we different?
For over 20 years Mr. Miles has been fighting for his clients which are injury victims and working people to get them the compensation they deserve. Mr. Miles experience, passion and work effort have made him a top personal injury attorney and one of the best auto accident and workers compensation attorneys in Nashville attorneys and a nationally awarded lawyer with uncompromising ethics.
Should I talk to a lawyer?
Yes. We will focus on your case by gathering evidence, consulting with experts, and negotiating with the insurance company on your behalf, so you can focus on getting bettet and getting your life back on track. If it is necessary, an attorney might even take your case all the way to trial to get the compensation you truly deserve.
Why should I trust your firm with my case?
Choosing a law firm to represent you and your case is one of the most important decisions you can make. We understand that your case is important to you and choosing the right firm and attorneys to represent you could make the difference for your case. Mr. Miles has over twenty years of experience and previously workeded with some of the top lawyers in the country. In addition, Mr. Miles has received numerous accolades and judges have praised his ethics, professionalism and candor for the truth. The appropriate resources will be dedicated to your case to ensure it is properly managed.
How will I be kept informed of my case?
We understand the importance of communication and transparency between attorney and client. In order to keep the cost of legal services down while maximizing communications, we will strive to keep you informed when anything important happens and to respond to your questions in a reasonable time. In addition, we will inform you when your presence is required, either in our office, a deposition or in court.
How much do we charge?
We operate on a contingency fee basis, which means you only pay us if and when we win your case. Our fee would come in the form of a percentage of the settlement or verdict amount we obtain.
How long will my case take?
Typically, we will begin working on your case within a week after your case review and work as efficiently as possible to ensure the case does not take longer than it needs to.
Do you charge for consultations?
We want to ensure that our clients are well informed on their legal rights. Therefore, we offer free consultations to our clients and potential clients.
How long does it take to settle or go to trial?
The average time it takes for a personal injury attorney to get a case to go to trial is one to two years from the time the lawsuit is filed. However, the time it takes to reach a settlement varies greatly from one case to the next, even with the best auto accidebt attorney, given the unique facts of each case. Mostly, this is dependent on the injuries a person receives. Some cases are complete in 2-3 months, and others may take much longer depending on the circumstances.
We fight everyday, as we have the last 20 years, to protect employee rights, enhance employee protections, to recover losses for those injured as a result of another’s negligence and to advocate on their behalf against the powerful and unjust.