THE MILES LAW FIRM is primarily a business and civil litigation firm. While the firm has a special expertise in the auto and aviation industries, it also provides responsive and competent legal services in a broad range of areas, including appeals, bankruptcy, business matters, real estate transactions, wills and trusts, personal injury and tort litigation. The firm is also interested in special projects that may involve the governmental, political, educational, and public arenas.
THE MILES LAW FIRM is led by founding partner Lawrence W. Miles, Jr. Mr. Miles has practiced for over 30 years and brings a wide variety of transactional and litigation experience to any legal matter. A former Vice-President and General Counsel of the Cal Worthington Auto Group, Mr. Miles now represents a large number of clients in the auto industry and allied fields. As a Commercial rated pilot, Mr. Miles also does a significant amount of aviation work. He is also sought out as an arbitrator and mediator in business and commercial disputes. Among his many civic engagements, he is a two term member of the San Juan Unified School District Board of Education, having also served two terms as Board President.
Lawrence W. Miles, Jr - B.A. UCLA 1975; M.A. Occidental College 1976; CORO Fellow in Public Affairs; J.D., University of California, Davis, School of Law. Editor, U.C. Davis Law Review, Member, National Moot Court Team, California Champions. Partner, Bedwell & Miles, Inc., 1980-1986; Vice-President & General Counsel, Worthington Oil & Gas Corp., 1986-1992. Author, The California Auto Dealer Legal Manual. Editor-Publisher, Auto World Legal newsletter. Member, Board of Trustees, San Juan Unified School District, 2004-current (President, 2005-2007);California State Bar; Sacramento County Bar Association; American Corporate Counsel Association (1986-1992). “AV” Rated, Martindale-Hubbell. Mr. Miles has performed hundreds of arbitrations and mediations, including recent mediations involving aviation law and employment law, including serving as a Sacramento County Judge Pro Tem. Commercial pilot, multi-engine, instrument rated, land and seaplane.