Chad Miller Esq.

Chad Miller Esq.

Managing Partner
Rocklin, California

Chad A. Miller has worked in family law firms for almost 20 years (since 1996) and practices exclusively family law.  He has extensive experience in high conflict custody matters as well as complex property division issues, including division of multi-million dollar businesses, real estate, retirement benefits, and tracing issues.  His personal experience with his own business and real estate investments makes him uniquely aware of complex division, income, and tax issues.  Mr. Miller is an aggressive litigator who is dedicated to counseling clients on the cost-benefit associated with each legal tool and strategy.  However, Mr. Miller also understands and appreciates the benefits of alternative dispute resolution which is why he is a certified divorce and family law mediator and certified collaborative attorney.  Such voluntary alternate dispute resolution methods drastically reduce the emotional  toll on your family and reduce costs.

Mr. Miller obtained is bachelor of arts degree from the University of California, at Davis, double-majoring in Economics and International Relations. He subsequently obtained his Juris Doctor from University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law. While at McGeorge, he received the prestigious "Witkin Award" and was placed on the Dean's Honor List. 

Areas of Practice

  • 100% Divorce & Family Law

Litigation Percentage

  • 100% of Practice Devoted to Litigation


  • McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California
    • J.D. - 2004
    • Honors: Witkin Award - Business Associations
    • Honors: Dean's Honor List
  • University of California - Davis, Davis, California, USA
    • B.A.
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Major: Economics
    • Major: International Relations

Honors and Awards

  • 2015 Best of the Best Award, by Placer Herald
  • 2014 Best of the Best Award, by Placer Herald
  • Witkin Award - Business Associations
  • Dean's Honor List

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Placer County Superior Court Child Custody Sub-Committee, Member
  • Member of the Placer County Temporary Judge and Attorney Mediator sub-committee
  • Serves as Temporary Judge Assistant and Attorney Mediator for Placer County Superior Court
  • State Bar of California, Member
  • Placer County Bar, Member
  • Certified Divorce and Family Law Mediator
  • Certified Collaborative Divorce Attorney
  • Sacramento Collaborative Practice Group, Member
  • International Academy of Collaborative Professionals, Member
  • American Bar Association, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Law Office of Keegan & Myers, Associate Attorney