"Clients have described Britt Miller as a "super-smart" attorney who brings "tenacity, attention to detail, and [an] efficient approach to matters."
Chambers USA 2015
Britt Miller is a partner in the Chicago office, where she practices in the areas of antitrust litigation and complex commercial litigation. She is co-leader of the Chicago Litigation Practice and a group leader of Mayer Brown's Antitrust & Competition practice. Britt focuses on representing domestic and international corporations in price-fixing, market allocation, monopolization, and conspiracy cases, and has also counseled clients on general antitrust issues. Market commentators are effusive about her client service. Sources in Chambers USA 2014 described Britt as a "very knowledgeable" attorney who is "really plugged in to what's happening in antitrust." In recent years, Chambers USA sources have also characterized Britt as a having "a fine courtroom presence," being "an effective communicator… [who] takes a sound, business-oriented approach," as well as a "very formidable and energetic" attorney who "argues and presents well" and is "well liked by clients and judges."
Since joining Mayer Brown in 1998, Britt has been involved in numerous antitrust cases including In re Vitamins Antitrust Litigation, one of the largest antitrust cases ever filed in the US. Her antitrust work has involved a variety of products and industries including synthetic rubber, aspartame, resins, household moving services, consumer health products, industrial chemicals, paper products, financial services, fertilizers and vitamins.
Britt's general litigation experience spans both the federal and state court systems and includes client representations relating to contract disputes, constitutional rights, securities fraud, banking practices, airline deregulation, products liability and trust interpretation. Britt co-authored the "United States" chapter for the 2007-2013 editions of Global Competition Review's "Private Antitrust Litigation" treatise, is a contributing author to West's Illinois Civil Discovery Practice, and has given numerous presentations and speeches on international antitrust issues. She is a member of the American Bar Association's Section of Antitrust Law and the Section of Litigation and has been named a BTI "Client Service All-Star." She also has been named a "Rising Star" in the Antitrust Litigation sections of the Illinois Super Lawyers list published by Law & Politics for the past six years and as a "Future Star" by Benchmark Litigation for the past five years. She was recently recognized in the 2014 and 2015 editions of Expert Guides: Women in Business Law as an expert in the field of "Competition & Antitrust," and she has been named one of The National Law Journal's "40 Under 40" in Chicago. Prior to joining Mayer Brown, Britt served as a Judicial Extern to the Honorable George M. Marovich, US District Court for the Northern District of Illinois (1997).