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Randy Miller is a Partner in the firm’s Denver office. Previously, Randy was one of six members of the firmwide Management Committee and served for several years as the Office Managing Partner of the firm’s Denver office. Before that, Randy was the Managing Partner of Holme Roberts & Owen (one of the oldest and largest firms based in Colorado) until its combination with Bryan Cave on January 1, 2012.

Randy has an active legal practice. Using his real-life business and management experience, Randy regularly assists clients with the intersection of business and law.  Randy also regularly handles disputes focused on business transactions and transitions for clients focused on buying and selling. Randy helps with nearly all types of business disputes, but he often sees disputes in several particular areas, including (a) M&A litigation, with an emphasis on earn-outs, indemnification, and dispute resolution; (b) trade secret and restrictive covenant contracts (like non-compete and non-solicitation); and (c) investment management and real estate investment management issues, including separations, employee transitions, and investment disputes. 

Civic Involvement & Honors

    • St. Joseph Hospital Foundation, Board, 2013-Present; Chairman, 2017-Present
    • Doak Jacoway Board Member of the Year, Denver Metro Chamber, 2017
    • Co-Chair Denver Economic Development Corporation Food & Ag Cluster, 2018-Present
    • Chamber of Commerce, Legislative Policy Committee, Co-Chair, 2016-2017
    • Patriot Award, Office of the Secretary of Defense, 2013
    • Denver Metro Chamber of Commerce, Secretary, 2014-2017
    • Von’s Vision, Board, 2014-2017
    • Denver Business Journal, Forty Under 40, 2009
    • Mile High United Way, Tocqueville Society, Member, 2011-Present, Ambassador, 2012-2013
    • Denver Business Journal's Power Book, 2012 Top Business Newsmakers (Law)
    • Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2010, 2011
    • Mile High United Way Campaign, Leader, 2006-2010; Cabinet, 2008-2010
    • Dumb Friends League
    • Colorado Chapter of YPO
    • YouthBiz, Board of Directors, 2006-2009; Secretary, 2008-2009
    • 50 for Colorado, Class of 2004
    • Von’s Vision, Board, 2014-2017
    • Denver Business Journal, Forty Under 40, 2009
    • Mile High United Way, Tocqueville Society, Member, 2011-Present, Ambassador, 2012-2013
    • Denver Business Journal's Power Book, 2012 Top Business Newsmakers (Law)
    • Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2010, 2011
    • Mile High United Way Campaign, Leader, 2006-2010; Cabinet, 2008-2010
    • Dumb Friends League
    • Colorado Chapter of YPO
    • YouthBiz, Board of Directors, 2006-2009; Secretary, 2008-2009
    • 50 for Colorado, Class of 2004
    • Mile High United Way Campaign, Leader, 2006-2010; Cabinet, 2008-2010
    • Dumb Friends League
    • Colorado Chapter of YPO
    • YouthBiz, Board of Directors, 2006-2009; Secretary, 2008-2009
    • 50 for Colorado, Class of 2004
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Professional Affiliations

    • American Bar Association
    • Colorado Bar Association – Securities Subsection
    • Colorado Bar Association – Securities Subsection
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Representative Experience

Some of Randy's recent cases include the following:

  •  Overseeing a $100 million, multi-case dispute involving professional businesses in eight states
  • Trial of multi-year earn-out resulting in 100% of earn-out, plus interest and attorneys’ fees
  • Organize global package of indemnification disputes in group of 300+ lawsuits
  • Oversaw multi-year resolution of international dispute involving 30+ companies and multiple parties
  • Multiple matters involving allegations of securities fraud concerning municipal bonds
  •  Successful defense of $35 million earn-out claim
  • Dismissal of an $86 million indemnification claim
  • Litigated and successfully negotiated the break-up of multi-billion dollar real estate investment manager
  • Trial and successful defense of a multi-year earn-out claimed at over $45 million
  • Argued appeal concerning arbitration and earn-out issues before U.S. Court of Appeals (Sixth Cir.)
  •  Successful negotiation of two-year earn-out
  • Multiple cases involving the enforceability of employee non-competes and trade secret agreements
  • Multiple disputes involving municipal bonds
  • Assist several private groups in negotiation / due diligence concerning potential future disputes
  • Assisting multiple clients in navigating growth and employment matters involving trade secrets and restrictive covenants
  • Trial over a multi-year medical technology services agreement