Three Miller & Martin Associates Become Members

Tuesday, January 23, 2007

Miller & Martin have announced three attorneys to member status.

In Chattanooga, William A. (Trey) Harris III concentrates his practice on civil litigation matters, including personal injury, construction, contract, and commercial disputes.
He received a B.A. from Washington & Lee University in 1996 and a J.D. from University of Tennessee College of Law in 1999, where he served as a Student Materials Editor of the Tennessee Law Review. Mr. Harris served as a law clerk for Judge Houston M. Goddard, Presiding Judge of the Tennessee Court of Appeals. He is a coach for a mock trial team for the Chattanooga Bar Association and serves on the Reconfiguration Committee for Legal Aid of East Tennessee.

Joseph McCoin concentrates his practice on providing strategic advice and legal counseling to clients in matters involving traditional labor law, employment law, health and safety compliance, and transportation law. Mr. McCoin received his B.A. from Columbia College at Columbia University in 1996 and his J.D. from the Vanderbilt University School of Law in 1999. He has served as a hearing committee member for the Board of Professional Responsibility for the Supreme Court of Tennessee and is an active participant in the American Bar Association's Labor and Employment Law Section..

In Atlanta, Catherine Harrison King concentrates her practice on bankruptcy and creditor’s rights, as well as commercial law and litigation. Ms. King received her B.A. from the University of Tennessee at Knoxville, summa cum laude in 1996 and her J.D. from the University of Tennessee College of Law in 1999 where she served as research editor of the Tennessee Law Review. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Hamilton County Chapter of The University of Tennessee National Alumni Association and the America's Walk for Diabetes committee of the Hamilton County Chapter of the American Diabetes Association.

Miller & Martin PLLC, established in 1867, is a full-service regional law firm. Miller & Martin offices are located in Atlanta, Chattanooga and Nashville with more than 160 attorneys practicing in over 30 areas of law.


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