Miller Joins Varnum Law Metro Detroit Office
Varnum is pleased to announce that veteran electronic transaction and aviation attorney Jill M. Miller has joined the firm's metro Detroit office.
Miller's unique practice includes a strong focus on the credit card, debit card and electronic payment industry. She counsels independent sales organizations (ISOs), financial institutions, merchant-acquiring businesses and others who work with mobile payments, electronic fund transfers, stored value cards, and other forms of electronic payment. Her national practice includes drafting contracts and keeping clients apprised of legal and regulatory developments including compliance with major card vendor rules, licensed lender laws, unclaimed property laws and other laws affecting the payments industry.
In her aviation practice, Miller advises clients on aircraft acquisitions, disposition, operation, leasing and financing. She is experienced in transactions involving corporate and private aircraft and businesses involved in the aviation industry, as well preparing FAA filings and handling International Registry requirements.
"We are excited to have Jill and her unique practice at Varnum" said executive partner Tom Kyros. "Jill is one of a handful of practitioners nationwide who represents financial institutions, merchant service providers and other clients in the area of electronic payment processing."
Miller joins Varnum from Jaffe Raitt Heuer & Weiss, where she was a partner. A graduate of Michigan State University College of Law, she is a member of the National Business Aviation Association, Women in Aviation and the Electronic Transactions Association, where she serves on the Technology Committee. She also serves on the Advisory Board of the Southeast Acquirers Association.