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Cleaveland D. Miller

Counsel


cmiller@semmes.com

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Baltimore, MD Office
Suite 1400
25 S. Charles Street
Baltimore MD, 21201
410.576.4798
410.576.4788

Experience

Mr. Miller has concentrated his practice in the representation of both private and public entities in the areas of corporate governance, mergers and acquisitions and capital formation, including both the private and public issuance of securities. He has served on the boards of directors of several listed companies, as well as private companies and non-profit organizations, and has been a member of the audit and compensation committees. His experience in solving problems for clients has led him into serving as a mediator in business related disputes.

Mr. Miller achieved an A/V® rating from Martindale Hubbell®, the highest possible peer review rating for ethics and legal ability.

Admitted

  • 1963, Maryland

Education

  • Harvard Law School (LL.B, 1963)
  • Johns Hopkins University (A.B. with honors, 1960), Member, Omicron Delta Kappa and Phi Beta Kappa

Affiliations, Associations & Special Achievements

  • Chair, Board of Trustees, The Lyric Foundation (2014-2018)
  • Board of Directors, CMS Financial Services Corp. (2011-present)
  • Board of Trustees, Baltimore Polytechnic Institute Foundation (2010-present)
  • Board of Directors, United Security Assurance, Inc. (2009-present)
  • Recipient of The Daily Record’s Leadership in Law Award (2007)
  • Maryland State Bar Association
    • President (1987-1988)
  • Board of Directors, World Trade Center Institute, (1997-2015)
  • Counselor, St. Paul’s Church, Baltimore, Maryland (1995-2015)
  • Named on the Best Lawyers in America © list from 1995 – present, including being named Baltimore Lawyer of the Year in 2016 for Capital Markets Law and in 2013, for Banking and Finance Law
  • Board of Directors, Arthritis Foundation of Maryland (1998-2005)
  • Advisory Board, Michael Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship (1992-2004)
  • Board of Trustees, Boys Latin School (1993-2004)