Tracy A. Miller

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Ms. Miller represents management in all facets of labor and employment law and civil rights, including wage and hour law, employment discrimination law, wrongful termination, executive employment contracts, trade secrets/non-compete agreements, sexual harassment, drug and alcohol testing, and personnel policies and manuals.  She also provides counseling to employers on litigation avoidance by concentrating on preventive measures and designing strategies to ensure compliance with state and federal laws.  Ms. Miller also represents management in various labor and employment litigation matters, including hearings and trials in state and federal trial appellate courts and before government agencies.

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Education

  • J.D., cum laude, Harvard Law School, 1991
  • B.S., summa cum laude, American University, 1988

Admittance to Practice

  • Arizona
  • District of Columbia
  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona
  • U.S. District Court, District of Maryland
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Seventh, Ninth and Tenth Circuits
  • U.S. Supreme Court

Professional Activities

  • American Bar Association (Labor and Employment Section, Litigation Section)
  • State Bar of Arizona (Labor and Employment Section, Animal Law Section, member of Executive Council)
  • Animal Legal Defense Fund (Board Member)

Speeches

  • Ogletree Deakins Seminar - "Less Than Zero? A Pragmatic Approach to Enforcing Sexual Harassment Policies in the Wake of the #MeToo Movement" - Scottsdale - October 26, 2018
  • ACC Program - "The Final Overtime Regulations: What the New Minimum Salary Requirement Means for Employers" - Phoenix - December 8, 2016
  • C4CM Audio Conference - "Overtime Injunction! Handling Planning, Employee Communications and Strategies for the Overtime Overhaul" - November 29, 2016
  • Ogletree Deakins Webinar - "Best Practices in the Wake of the Overtime Rule Injunction: How Employers can Launch a Quick Plan of Action" - November 29, 2016
  • Ogletree Deakins Workplace Strategies Seminar (moderator) - "More Wage and Hour Suits (And Enforcement) Than Ever? Really?" - Chicago - May 2016
  • Ogletree Deakins Seminar - "Employment Updates" - Phoenix - January 26 - 27, 2016
  • Ogletree Deakins Seminar - "Latest Developments in Wage & Hour Law: The Shifting Landscape of Overtime Exemptions and Independent Contractors" - Scottsdale - September 25, 2015
  • AZ Restaurant Association - "Top Ten Employment Mistakes Restauranteurs Make (And How to Avoid Them)" - Phoenix, Tucson - August 31, 2015
  • Ogletree Deakins Workplace Strategies Seminar - "You're Not the Boss of Me" - San Antonio - May 14 - 15, 2015
  • Wholesale Retail Group Conference - "Living Wages – Ethical, Legal, Economic and Practical Issues" - San Diego - April 21 - 22, 2015
  • Managing a Workforce in 2015 - "A Regulator’s Perspective on Employment Laws and Enforcement Trends" - Scottsdale - October 3, 2014
  • Ogletree Deakins Seminar - "DOL Wage and Hour Investigations, Regulations, and Litigation: Everything Old Is New Again" - Scottsdale - October 3, 2014
  • AZSHRM 2014 Employment Law and Legislative Conference - "To Audit or Not to Audit" - Phoenix - February 26, 2014
  • September 2014 - ShermanHoward.com - "Labor pains: Arizona Employers are Facing an Onslaught of Wage and Hour Claims"
  • Best Lawyers Award Badge
  • Super Lawyers Top 25 Women Lawyers in Arizona (2018)
  • Acritas Star (2018-present)
  • Best Lawyers – Employment Law – Management, Labor Law – Management, and Litigation – Labor and Employment (2013-present)
  • Southwest Super Lawyers (2009-present)

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