David Miller Esq.

Partner
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A Partner with Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP, David Miller advises on the taxation of financial instruments and derivatives, cross-border lending transactions and other financings, international and domestic mergers and acquisitions, multinational corporate groups and partnerships, private equity and hedge funds, bankruptcy and workouts, high-net-worth individuals and families, and public charities and private foundations.
     
David has been ranked the top U.S. tax lawyer for nine consecutive years by United States Lawyer Rankings, a guide established by a consortium of U.S. corporations. He is listed in Chambers Global’s The World’s Leading Lawyers, Chambers USA: America's Leading Lawyers, The Best Lawyers in America, and The Legal 500.
     
David was Chair of the New York State Bar Association’s Tax Section in 2008. He is a recipient of The Burton Award for Legal Achievement, which recognizes exceptional legal writing.  He is also a member of the Tax Forum.
     
David has represented more than two hundred charities on a pro bono basis. In 2011, he was named as one of eight "Lawyers Who Lead by Example" by the New York Law Journal. David has also been recognized for his pro bono work by The Legal Aid Society, Legal Services for New York City, and New York Lawyers For The Public Interest.

Education:
LL.M., New York University School of Law (1994)
J.D., Columbia Law School (1989)
B.A., University of Pennsylvania (1986) summa cum laude

Bloomberg BNA Tax Management Portfolios:
(Commissioned) Collateralized Loan Obligations (co-author)